Monthly Archives: January 2017


98th Winter Convention Special Presentation

“Are We There Yet?” America’s Offbeat Roadside Attractions   “Are We There Yet?”  A one hour Power Point historical presentation on luring families into strange, wonderful, and just plain weird tourist traps. Presenter – Hunt Jones As of the January 24th, seventy units have registered for the Convention. A tentative […]


BOWLUS, THEN AND NOW—PART 2

BOWLUS, THEN AND NOW—PART 2 When we last left our hero, Hawley Bowlus was an innovator in trailer traveling in the mid-1930s, and building his Road Chiefs using the most advanced technology and materials available. His trailers were a monocoque design, that “nobody had ever heard of it unless you […]