• Prunella

    One of our charter members, Al Furnish (New Mexico), bought his '65 Sportvan in February 1967. This photo was taken 2 days after they bought it:

    Attachment 1985

    Prunella has seen the family grow steadily over the past 40+ years. Here is the Furnish family in 2005, at Al and his wife's 50th wedding anniversary:

    Attachment 1986

    I just received an email from him. He hasn't been on the site in many years, but still drives Prunella all the time.
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Prunella started by smiley View original post
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    madillow

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    madillow 04-22-2021, 11:55 PM Go to last post
    tinlizard

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    tinlizard 04-21-2021, 10:44 PM Go to last post
    Vanner68

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    Vanner68 04-21-2021, 03:18 PM Go to last post
    tinlizard

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    tinlizard 04-21-2021, 08:59 AM Go to last post
    tinlizard

    Spindle question

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    tinlizard 04-21-2021, 08:47 AM Go to last post