Monday, March 24, 2008

Rite of Spring

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The best spring car wash in Quincy was held this past Saturday. The proceeds of this annual fund raiser benefits the Quincy High School Tennis Team, "The Presidents". For $4-$5 your car gets really clean and the team get new tennis bags and uniforms. It's a win, win for everyone.
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I like the towels hanging on the railings to dry in the 40ish F air. Brrrrr! Imagine what it's like on the tennis courts??

6 comments:

oldmanlincoln said...

Yep. It happens everywhere. Those with elephants wash them too.

Nice photograph. A ritual to be sure.

I hope you have a nice week.

Abraham Lincoln in Brookville, Ohio.

George Townboy said...

Love the old school in the background! I definitely need a car wash, but I also need the five bucks to get one!

The Lone Beader said...

Cool. But I prefer to wash my car myself.

Anali said...

I used to live near there and remember seeing the kids trying to flag the cars down. Great picture! I'm enjoying your blog. ; )

marley said...

What a good idea! Clean car and money raised!

D.C. Confidential said...

I remember doing the same thing when I was in high school in Utah! I was on the tennis team, but I think our car wash was for the Key Club. Weird memory. Cool pictures!