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    jmm
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    1915 folders or separables?

    The historic photo archive site 'vintage everyday' has a shot in their Thursday, October 3, 2013 posting entitled 'Old Photos of World War I in 1915' that includes a couple of soldiers with bikes on their backs. I was just recently thinking how much better today's folders are than the first one I got around 43 years ago, but it turns out that Raleigh 20 was pretty modern after all, relatively...

    "A couple of soldiers from the Italian ***** Battalion, carrying their bicycles on their backs as they walk up a hill. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)"
    http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-oupWTpjjhg...+1915+(1).jpeg

    John

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    If you are interested in seeing more early military folding bikes, go to the following site and click on all links with the word "fold" in them:

    http://bsamuseum.wordpress.com

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