Norman J. Green

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A photo of Norm taken in 1957. Photo courtesy of Norman J. Green.
Norman J. Green's 1955 Chevrolet. This was Norman and his wife's daily driver in the early 1960s, after they had moved to Barstow.
Norman J. Green's 1953 Chevrolet. Norman bought this after selling the 1955 Chevrolet. "In those days I bought and traded cars, you could afford it then," he told Sondre Kvipt.

Norman J. Green of Richmond, California. Norman lived in Richmond in the 1950s. In 2016 he told Sondre Kvipt of Kustomrama that he would work at Clyde's Body Shop after school and on weekends. "It was there I learned to appreciate the skill these body men had. My stepdad was really into cars, and it was through his interest and knowledge that I became interested in the car scene. If you had a custom you were most likely in a car club called The Pacemakers. There were several others, but those guys were the kings. The weekend car scene was always at "Gordon's Drive Inn, and there were gas stations where you could hang out, and guys would pinstripe cars for $10.00!""[1]

In the early 1960s Norman was living in Barstow, California.

Norman J. Green's Cars

Norman J. Green's 1953 Chevrolet
Norman J. Green's 1955 Chevrolet


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