January 16, 2011


Her 1958 Chevy Impala graduation present is at the top of its class


OWNER: Elizabeth Roe Schlappi
OCCUPATION: Retired teacher
CAR'S MAKE AND MODEL: 1958 Chevrolet Impala
"I LOVE MY CAR BECAUSE ... when I was young, my father told me when I graduated from college he would give me a car. I graduated in 1958 and I selected a 1958 Chevy Impala that I named Yankee. I have never bought a car in my life. We've been together for 52 1/2 years."

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