Carbituaries
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Carbituaries

Remembering My 1979 Chevy Monte Carlo

A carbituary by Kevin Rogers

The author and his first car, a 1979 Chevy Monte Carlo, on a Chicago side street.
Kevin Rogers and his 1979 Monte Carlo. Photo courtesy of the author.

This story is about my first car, a 1979 Chevy Monte Carlo. It arrived in my possession lime green, with a forest green quarter vinyl top and a rust bucket. My father paid $600 for it after I found it in the Sun-Times classifieds. A dude in the Marquette Park area had it, and because his name was different than what was on the title, I believe he…

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Sharon Woodhouse

Sharon Woodhouse

Sharon Woodhouse is a coach, small business consultant, multipreneur, book publisher, and lover of ideas/cities/science/human quirks. Twitter: @ConspireCreativ