Roy's Postcards: 1986/08/13


World Expo 86
Vancouver, B.C.

Postcard back:

1. Auto-Rickshaws are characterized by their tin work and large exuberant motifs. It will carry two passengers at speeds up to 35 MPH.

2. Tonga decorating is a family trade practised along strict trade lines and passed on from generation to generation. Tongas are an old method of transportation.

3. Pakistani Dow, 74 feet long, all hand made, used as a cargo vessel.

This truck was customized in the family owned factory where vehicle decoration has gone on for generations. It is used for transportation of merchandise.

Leonard's comments:

Nice 80s autorickshaw.

See also: expo86

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