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Old 09-12-11, 09:14 AM
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Originally Posted by sillygolem View Post
Sears licensed Ted Williams' name for their sporting goods in the '60s,
Ted Williams was one member of their sports advisory team which also included Edmund Hillary. Ted of course was knowlegeable about baseball, but also hunting, camping and fishing. In fact, he is in the fishing Hall of Fame as well as in Cooperstown. I doubt he knew anything about bicycles!


Originally Posted by 753proguy View Post
Like dbakl's shown above!
Thanks. I got that fairly complete and original off ebay, but was quite disappointed in the original parts, so I rebuilt it with a bunch of better Japanese stuff I had lying around. I think just the frame and deraillers are all that's left...

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