The Garages of Carleton Place –1970’s


Play this song while viewing some of the great car dealers from 1970’s.

It’s car day- check out the blog on the 1973 Buick Electra












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From John Poole.. “I apprenticed under Alex in 2000. They used to call him Alex the Hammer”

Related reading:

Touring in the Back Seat of a 1973 Buick Electra Limited

Meet Carleton Place’s Female Mechanic — Melissa Gaumond-Harriet

Buy Linda Secaspina’s Books— Flashbacks of Little Miss Flash Cadilac– Tillting the Kilt-Vintage Whispers of Carleton Place and 4 others on Amazon or Amazon Canada or Wisteria at 62 Bridge Street in Carleton Place

About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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