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SCHWINN Suburban Lady-1974 Vintage USA - $55 (GREENVILLE SC)

bicycle frame material: steel
bicycle type: road
brake type: caliper
condition: good
electric assist: none
frame size: 21" & 18.50"
handlebar type: flat
make / manufacturer: Schwinn and Huffy
model name / number: Suburban and Thunder Trail
suspension: none (rigid)
wheel size: 27 in

Lady Height 5'6" up {Will vary}
Hard to find vintage bicycle: {GIVE AWAY PRICE.} Hard to find retro!
SCHWINN Suburban-Lady, 5 speed, 21 inch frame. Made 1974 Chicago, USA. Green.
$55 AS IS. All original parts. Not modified. May need new tires 27 x 1.25". Leads to be supplied.
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GREENVILLE, SC 29607. Click: "google map" on right in blue to see from out of town how far.
Frame size : Crank center to top of seat frame tube. NOT the rims.
Stand over height: Center horizontal frame tube to ground.
# Seller will know if ad has been read. No read=No sell #
NOT a business or store. For Sale by Owner. ##No checks or online pay services.##
READY TO ROLL! ** Give away price ** Hardly used**
Not CLEAN.
Included options: Kickstand
Story: Nixon was President.
Grandma (not seller) used many moons ago only few times, left in dry storage and forgot.
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~RECONDITIONING to be DONE~ {Retail value is $100. Sell price does not include.}
•Painstakingly degreased and cleaned. No rust.
•Brakes: Adjusted for tight quick stop.
•Gears: Adjusted.
•All bolts tightened.
• Inflated to 0 pounds.
¢All external moving parts lubricated: derailleur's, chain, brake levers, shifters, pedals, seat post++.
•Scratches- Touched-up with auto paint to preserve and protect. [If you expect no scratches, then buy new bicycle.]
{How much would above service cost @ bicycle shop? Good and Plenty¿}
•Seller will adjust seat correctly for rider height based on approved method.
• Seat will not be adjusted too low. This is Safety.
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NO evening show. See sunrise to 4 PM. LEAVE PHONE#, YOUR NAME and BRAND in your message:
BRAND and MODEL: SCHWINN. NO TEXT MESSAGES. NO Google Voice.
Speak distinctly when leaving message. No text to landline calls. NO text messages. Is your voice mailbox full?
BEFORE 4 PM: eight 6 four, two 3 four, zero zero two 7. show contact info
"In God we trust, all others pay cash." No phone price negotiations.
No beads, booze, checks, cryptocurrency, Paypal, Pop Money, seashells, Square, Zelle, barter or trades. Cash sale.
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~+SPECIFICATIONS+~
Carbon steel frame.
Tubular front fork.
Deluxe mattress springs under saddle
Enameled fenders with contrasting color stripe.
27" x 1 1/4" gum wall tires.
5-speed model with new Gt 120 rear derailleur and handlebar mounted shift control. Model 571
Chain guard.
Rider weight limit 235 pounds. Stopping distance will be increased for Bluto.
Made Chicago, IL USA 1974.
Green
(Are we having fun yet?)
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Will meet @ easy common place in GREENVILLE, SC.
NO SHIPPING, NO delivery to your location.
Sorry this is not Amazon Prime or Grub Hub or a business.
No meet half way for out of city buyers.
No trade for cars/trucks, mopeds, boars, donkeys, clunkers, mobile homes, toasters, your x girl/boy friend, ATV, MTV, 8 track tapes or big box TV.
True buyers afforded deserved best courtesy and red carpet. (Also have beige carpet.)
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Not obligated to sell to or entertain: Analysis Paralysis, Autistic, Big Hat-No Cattle, Bottom Fisher, Can't speak English {take free ESL course}, Chiseler, Curiosity Seeker, Disability Injury, Dork, Expectations Above Ad, Fraud/Spam, Fruitcake, Goofball, Grand Poo Bah Ego, Illiterate, Insufferable, Joyrider, Lacky, Lookyloo, Lost in Space, Low-ball, Malcontent, Marketing Survey, Matron, Memory Lane Stroller, Misanthrope, Mystery Shopper, Nerd, No $ to buy, Nobody Talker, NO READ AD, Nothing to do but inquire on ads, Nut Cracker, Perfectionist, Quack, Quintessential Dreamer, Re-seller, Retired Poker, Tire Kicker, Vitriolic, Vulture, Wacko, Weirdo and Window Shopper.
{Go to Mall, Bike Shop or Amazon for that¿. Or go to REI and talk to PJ for enchanting story, hand holding and high new prices.}
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HUMOR SECTION~ Remember what they said:
Lee Iacocca: "If you can find a better car, buy it!" and "Lead follow or get out of the way!"
October 15, 1924 to July 2, 2019 Lido Anthony "Lee" Iacocca is an American automobile executive best known for inventing Ford Mustang at Ford Motor Co. in 1960's. Later saved Chrysler Corp. from abyss, as its CEO during 1980's inventing Mini Van, K-Car and Corinthian Leather. More quotes:
* "Management is nothing more than motivating other people."
* "You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can't get them across, your ideas won't get you anywhere."
* "The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works is the family."
* "In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive."
* "We've got to pause and ask ourselves: How much clean air do we need?" {All can get.}
* "The speed of the boss is the speed of the team."
* "In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product, and profits."
* "My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life."
* "We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems."
* "The discipline of writing something down is the first step toward making it happen."
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*Packard: "Ask the man that owns one." {Packard made finest USA cars. Went Bust 1959.}
*Richard Butterfield: "The quality of the product is remembered long after the price is forgotten."
*Warren Buffet: "The dirt comes out in the rinse cycle." and "Price is what is paid and value is what you get."
*Peter Paul: "Those that can-do. Those that can't-teach. Those that can't teach- teach the teachers."
*Alfred E. Newman: "What me worry?" {Mad Magazine}
* JFK: "We must deal with the world for what it has become, rather than what we had expected it to be." 11/22/63
* Leslie Faye: "Life is not a dress rehearsal."
* Jonathan Swift ~ "Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others."
* John Bogle: "Information is separate from and building blocks of knowledge. Experience is doing, followed by wisdom learned from outcome." {May 8, 1929 to January 16, 2019} Vanguard founder.
* Mark Twain: "A man who will not read is just as ignorant as one who cannot read." and
" History does not repeat, but it rhymes." {November 30, 1835 to April 21, 1910}
* Terafumi Sasocki: "Every dog has its day."
* Live the life you love and love the life you live. Live and let live.
* You can sit in the waiting room or wait in the sitting room. (Who said that?)
* ALS: "Everything in life is relative to what your used to."{Born 1926}
* Tony Rose: "Show me a rose or leave me alone."
* Yogi Berra: "You can observe a lot by watching." AND
" You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you are going, because you might not get there."
" If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else."
" I never said most of the things I said."
" The future ain't what it used to be."
" A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore."
" Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets."
" I wish I had an answer to that because I'm tired of answering that question."
" It was impossible to get a conversation going, everybody was talking too much."
" You should always go to other people's funerals; otherwise, they won't come to yours."
" Nobody goes there anymore. It's too crowded."
" There are some people who, if they don't already know, you can't tell 'em."
" You better cut the pizza in 4 pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat 6."
" It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future."
" I'd find the fellow who lost it, and if he was poor, I'd return it."
" We make too many wrong mistakes."
" When you come to a fork in the road, take it."
" It ain't over till it's over."
Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra (May 12, 1925 -- September 22, 2015)
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*Peter Bernstein: "There is no certainty. Rational people do not bet the ranch on a model with an [R-squared] of less than 1.00, that works out only for the most part. And God forbid it works out only for the minor part!
Consequences, not probabilities, determine the decisions that matter."
*"Cash talks and B**L S**T walks." [car salesman said this.]
*Albert Einstein 3/14/1879-4/18/1955: "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow."
"Once you stop learning you start dying."
"Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."
"If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough."
* Ruth Bader Ginsburg 3/15/33: "My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent. Women will only have true equality when men share with them the responsibility of bringing up the next generation."
Thanks for looking. {Are we having fun yet?}
Backstage 1970's PHOTOS after bicycle are rock-stars:
1. Fleetwood Mac, 2. Joni Mitchell, Mimi Farina and Herbie Hancock. 3.The Runaways. 4. Stevie Wonder.
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~ABOUT and HISTORY~
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schwinn_Bicycle_Company

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