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Going for a Drive

Thompsons and the Testers

Thompson car

DESCRIPTION: In the front seat next to the driver is Richard William Tester, and his younger brother Geoffrey John Tester in their little driving outfits. It is taken in Adelaide somewhere and the car belonged to ‘Mr Thompson’ who is driving, and his daughters are the others in the car.
DATE: early 1920s
CURRENT OWNER OF THE ITEM: Glenice Gare (nee Tester)
STORY/ABOUT: the old car, the dirt road, the little boys and girls? What’s not to love about this photo? Ok, I don’t know much of the actual story behind this photograph, but the young boys are ancestors, so there is a connection.