Brand new Higgins color flow

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  1. rustymotors

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    Ok I had to share. I picked this bike up last weekend. This is an original paint bike. It looks brand new. It has no wear. It is the single nicest original paint balloon tire bike I have ever seen.
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  2. sleepy

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    Unbelievable :shock:

    That is a stunning time capsule!
     
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    Dang :shock: :shock: :shock:
     
  4. NewOrleansFlyer

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    OK, so I get into a Delorean, and the next thing I know, I'm back in 1950's looking at a bike showroom floor and see this.....the heck with the hover board.....I love this....it is almost scarey it is so perfect. Great find. Would you like to donate it to my....er....I mean a museum?? :mrgreen:
     
  5. Jpromo

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    I concur :shock: The seat doesn't even look like a bum has graced it.

    The automobile style emblem on the rack makes it a '50 or '51, I believe.
     
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    WoW :shock:
     
  7. tanksalot

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    Wow That bike is out standing !What is the story behind why that bike was never used & stored so great ?
    I had girls Colorflow that had nice parts (Not as nice as yours ) but my frame paint wasnt great.
    So I made this ...

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    Absolutely beautiful! :mrgreen: My recent JC Higgins find is on the opposite end of the spectrum. << sniffle, sniffle >>
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    Please tell us the story of this bike.
     
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    Well there isn't realy a story. I bought it at ML. I saw a guy rolling it through the parking lot asked him how much and when he told me I could not get the money out of my pocket fast enough. :mrgreen:
     
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    My recent JC higgins find wasn't nearly as miraculous.... Great bike! U must have travelled in a time machine to get that!
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    Is that a Pinkerman sticker on it?
     
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    wow :mrgreen: has it been in a museum :?: sweet
     
  14. B607

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    That's Pinkerton's. An old security firm.

    Rusty, you need to give that bike it's own bedroom in your house. :p Take it to every swap meet you can. You'll get best in show every time. Congrats on the find of the year. Gary
     
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    Absolutely stunning
     
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    Ah-ha! I seen that on craigslist, I made an offer, how much did you get it for?
     
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    I can't even think of the verbage I want to use. Amazing grab for sure!
     
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    Ugh, a girl's bike???








    Juuuusssttttt kkidddingg :lol: :lol: :lol:
    That one's a beauty for sure!
     
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    Do you know the story on this survivor? Gary
     
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    Awesome Bike. Memory Lane never ceases to amaze.

    Right Place, right time with cash is the ticket there. I heard sombody got a smoking deal on a Nice Schwinn Hornet and Shelby pair too.

    Just shows that there are nice Original bikes still out there waiting to be found.

    Congrats.
     

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