#home with Leah at Belltown – View on Path.
I’m ninety years old and I ride this thing around everywhere. I don’t see why more people don’t use them. I carry my cane in the basket, I get all my shopping done. I can go everywhere. I’ve never hit anyone and never been hit. Of course, I ride on the sidewalk, which I don’t think I’m supposed to do, but still…
A lone pedestrian makes his way across Broad St in the rain.
1971, April 7.
From the George D. McDowell Philadelphia Evening Bulletin Photograph collection: