Drive down memory lane

A Ford Model A pickup truck belonging to John Tichenor of Wasilla stands parked next to a line of other restored classic Ford cars and pickup trucks in front of the Summit Lake Lodge on Saturday on the Seward Highway near Turnagain Pass. Tichenor said he bought the Model A, originally manufactured in 1931, in Tulsa, Oklahoma and brought it up to Alaska to rebuild it. The Model A was the second major success for the Ford Motor Company after the famous Model T, ending production in 1932. The group of drivers, mostly from the Anchorage and Matanuska-Susitna Valley area, get together to go for drives in their cars and converged in a group of about 10 vehicles at the lodge on Saturday around mid-morning. (Photo by Elizabeth Earl/Peninsula Clarion)

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