Amazing Sights at the Vintage and Steam FayreParachutists Folding Bike of WWII
During European Liberation, the Airborne Divisions parachuted into France, with folding bikes tethered on a lanyard. The bike landed first, followed by the parachutists, who needed to avoid landing on the bike. With a quick closure of two handnuts, the bike is ready.
An amazing collection of Bike Badges, dating back to the 30s. The guy was a real "Anorack" collector of immense knowledge. Some of the badges (see the bolts) were designed for mudguard or handlebar mount. See pictures full size for IDs.