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Title: new 4104
Post by: uncle ned on January 30, 2014, 07:52:06 AM


A new "busnut" just contacted me. He has a 4104#2683 and was wanting to know any history of it.

 RJ speak up also tell us people in the frozen south how nice it is your way.
It was 0 here this morning with snow on the ground.

uncle ned


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: Don Fairchild on January 30, 2014, 08:17:11 AM
Uncle Ned, I don't know about RJ and Fresno but in Bakersfield it's 47 deg with a couple drops of liquid sun shine falling

Don


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: luvrbus on January 30, 2014, 08:25:41 AM
One of the 70 that went to Southeastern Greyhound in 1957 best I can tell RJ or Vickers will know for sure


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: uncle ned on January 30, 2014, 01:10:52 PM


Don always good to hear from you.

We are loosing to many of our friends lately.

looking forward for another rally at that fellow in Tenn.
Don't want to use names. he comes by this board ever now and then.
we can get gary to organize it. Maybe that hard headed kid will come by also.

have a good day
ned


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: Don Fairchild on February 04, 2014, 08:38:02 AM
Uncle Ned I have not talked to Gary in a while, Do you think we can should just show up in Ten without letting that guy that owns the property know. Maybe we should give a call out to TN and test the water.

Don


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: uncle ned on February 04, 2014, 09:25:06 AM
showing up makes a good rally . nothing planned just good food and company.

Might give them a call the night before we show up.

Gary will be ready. it that fellow that has those strange buses I like to see.
o seeing all
Just as long as gary has time to get waffle and bacon supplies.

always looking forward to seeing all
ned


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: Don Fairchild on February 04, 2014, 09:31:56 AM
I know where the Wal-Mart is so I think we can get waffle mix and bacon. I have a waffle maker like Gary's so we can make more at a time. You think that guy in TN knows were are talking about him. Will have to e-mail Ken to see what his plans are. How do we get a few more people to show up.

Don


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: RJ on February 04, 2014, 01:41:28 PM
A new "busnut" just contacted me. He has a 4104#2683 and was wanting to know any history of it.

PD4104-2683 was delivered new as fleet number M-1189 in June of 1957 to Southeastern Greyhound Lines, HQ'd in Lexington, KY.  It was part of a 40-bus order by SEGL.  SEGL placed an addtional three orders totaling 24 coaches that were also delivered in June/July of '57.

Ned -

55o and partly cloudy today in Fresburg, possibility of rain later this week.  Keep your fingers crossed, we need a HUGE snowpack to replenish the diminishing water supply.

FWIW & HTH. . .

 ;)


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: Gary LaBombard on February 04, 2014, 05:58:04 PM
You guys must be talking about a different Gary, hell I can only warm up Ravioli's out of can, need a electric can opener though!  Gonna make it to Bks one day soon, on my bucket list.
Gary or the other Gary


Title: Re: new 4104
Post by: Dave5Cs on February 04, 2014, 09:28:18 PM
RJ Lake Folsom is almost gone. You can walk across the American River in a lot of places. Citrus this year is pretty dry and not as sweet as it was last year. People in Auburn are re-drilling wells deeper by 300 feet just pull water. Worse I have ever seen here.  I guess we will have to reverse the pumps and bring it back from AZ and LA, LOL