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Old 11-02-2012, 10:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys, just bought my first harley, its a 78 1/2 FLH electra glide w/ a good story behind it. it use to belong to my dad, he had it all my life till i was 18 when he sold it. i found it and it now is back in the family where it belongs, i always told him i would get it back.
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Old 11-02-2012, 10:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Wow! Great story! Welcome to the forum from Texas!
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Old 11-02-2012, 11:19 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 11-02-2012, 12:18 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Welcome from Hollister, CA. A family "heirloom" back where it belongs .
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Old 11-02-2012, 07:57 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Awesome ! Welcome home shovels rock !
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Old 11-03-2012, 10:10 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Cool story, welcome from Maine.
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