Re: Nicknamed a Peep, 2/3rds the size of a Jeep and looked like a Je
Due to my technical ineptitude, it was necessary to ask Lou to be
so kind as to post the pictures for me. They are in the photo section,
under miscellaneous, titled A Crosley (and A Crosley 1). See if they
are what you remember. If anyone else can identify this vehicle, it
would be appreciated. It has been published as a mystery
vehicle "Whatsit" and I for one would sure like to know what it is.
- --- In Crosley@yahoogroups.com, "David W. Anspach" <tmkldwwj@...> wrote:
>Thanks for an interesting try Dave! The corners on the vehicle in
> See if they are what you remember. If anyone else can identify this
> vehicle, it would be appreciated. It has been published as a mystery
your pictures are to round. Whatever I had was 'squarer'.
Also, I note this had a speedometer reading up to 70mph. Whatever I
had read up to, I think, 50mph.
P.S. My friend Doris passed her photo albums on to her daughter. Now
I'm hoping that Sheila (the daughter) can find me a picture (or 2 or 3
P.P.S. I wrote the librarian at the Commemorative Air Force
http://www.commemorativeairforce.org/ just before Christmas. She
recently answered with a couple of references, and this quote from the
book "Indestructible Jeep". It says, "Jeep succeeded in becoming the
standard term for the 1/4-ton truck in competition with Blitz Buggy,
Peep, Puddle Jumper, Midget, Pygmy and a number of others..."
The search continues!