The 69’er is the name of DonVargo’s ’34 Ford Roadster. The influence of the "Lil Deuce Coupe" is immediately apparent, probably because the excellent customizing was handled by Detroit’s Alexander Brothers. Power is provided by a 485 horsepower Oldsmobile V-8.

The bottom black and white photos were provided by Robert Genat taken perhaps at the same location which was the family owned motel in Melvindale.