Cartwheel elevator installation
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- Perhaps I missed mention here of the JFK Train Communications Car
photographs in the White House Army Signal Agency series. We have
made a file of the photos:
The low antenna array atop one car is interesting, kept close to
pass under tunnels.
If the locations of the train shown can be identified we would appreciate
hearing about them.
JKF comms systems at his home called Ora, in Middleburg, VA, are
also notable. Why the wheat sheaves stacked around the bottom of
I would guess that the suited, perfectly clean, gentlemen appearing
in various signal photos are Secret Service. Some serving as
escort to the photographer at Cannonball.
Lack of hard hats on some of the workers, some with them, is before
OSHA set fashion requirements for featherbedders and their infrequent
job site poobahs, unblemished white buckets obligatory.
Now construction workers look like birds of plumage swaggering
and screeching warnings to passersby. Those parading and barking
around Ground Zero with tinhats backwards are definitely on
the make for out of town touring hens susceptible to beer-gut strut
and gaping pieholes stinking like carrion.
A few are couture fakers, like spinstripers, and faux female tourists
working the sacred site, what else in downtown NYC holiest of sees
financial fashionista spawning grounds.
Ah, the early 60s when cleanliness, health and safety was not yet
attacked as Islamic fundamentalism.