Summertime = road trip! Check out these recreational vehicles of the '60s and '70s.
There's a 'Royal Land Yacht' in here somewhere...
'The Dodge Motor Home comes equipped with a fiberglass body, automatic transmission and power steering and power brakes. It handles easily, cruises smoothly at interstate speeds.'
Handout photo, 1965
'Bill Ross and the Jolly Green Giant that he rebuilt to make a motorhome for his family.' 1974
'Bill Ross opens the dining table, which has cabinets underneath, holds three leaves but stores compactly against the wall when not in use.' 1974.
Tracy Trigg Trailer Sales, East Independence Blvd. 1973
From a 70's Winnebago brochure. Internet.
'$9,250 Worth of Fun 'n' Zoom. Shasta 'Royal Land Yacht' on display at Carolinas Recreational Vehicle Show. Ford 2-ton chassis, has 6-cylinder 300 cubic inch engine.' 1967
'Early Wynn ... and his $20,000 home on wheels.' 1971
'Gag signs attract even more attention to mobile showroom... 'I get insulted when people refer to it as a truck; it's my home.' 1963. (No other info)