Tag Archives: Oldsmobile

Antiques Peek: October 2018

Antiques Peek: October 2018

On the Hood: Ornamental, Elegant, and Symbolic by Jessica Kosinski Have you ever owned, driven or seen a vehicle with a hood ornament? It is likely you have, since hood ornaments play a large part in automobile history. They are not standard on modern vehicles, but they are often seen on older automobiles. Also known […]

Automania

Automania

The Early Days of Classic Cars Story & photos by Donald-Brian Johnson “Come away with me, Lucille, In my merry Oldsmobile. Down the road of life we’ll fly- Automobubbling, you and I!” -Vincent P. Bryan & Gus Edwards, 1905 Ah, those auto songs: In My Merry Oldsmobile … See The USA In Your Chevrolet … […]

Oldsmobile 'Rocket' sign, $6,050, Matthews Auctions

Oldsmobile ‘Rocket’ sign, $6,050, Matthews Auctions Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A rare Oldsmobile double-sided porcelain “Rocket” sign, the one that hung under the regular Oldsmobile sign to advertise the auto maker’s “rocket” engines, sold for $6,050 at an auction held Nov. 23-25 by Matthews Auctions, LLC, […]