Following the enthusiastic reception for my article with vintage bicycle pictures (if you missed it the link is here) I have managed to unearth some even older pictures from the early days of velocipedes. Velocipedes is the collective name given to the predecessors and early versions of bicycles, penny-farthings and bones shakers which existed in the 1800s.
Before I share some of these pictures with you let me quickly mention my ‘Bike Boys’ video which includes a number of vintage photos of bicycles. You can view this video by clicking on the box below (or simply listen to the music – written by yours truly – while you read the rest of this article…
Now let’s take a look at some of the Velocipedes, etc.,
I have added these and many more vintage bicycle photographs to the Vintage Photos section of this website (the cycling pics link is here).
If you would like some additional entertainment why not listen to my e-baroque compositions – just click on the video below:
alternatively here are some of my own compositions:
If you found this article interesting please consider taking a look at some of his other recent reports on similar subjects.
Just click on the titles below:
…starting with some more serious stuff:
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19th April 2016 Torture In The Shower – Face and Body Soap Allergies – Main Suspect: Pears Transparent Soap
14th March 2016 Eliminating Noisy Commuter Calls – Cheap Cell Phone Jammers – Hidden Costs:
13th March 2016 Bugs Evolve That Can Eat PET Plastics Used In Bottles And Textiles
3rd March 2016 Using Gene Drives To Change Mosquito Sex In Fight Against Zika, Dengue and Malaria
1st March 2016 Ladies – upto half a satisfying sexual event per month but risk of side effects from “Pink Viagra” Flibanserin (“Addyi”)
14th Feb 2016 Breast Cancer – How Blind People Use Their Enhanced Tactile Sensitivity to Save the Lives Of Women With Tumours
3rd Feb 2016 Zika Infection Spread By Sex In Dallas – Earlier Sexual Transmission In Colorado – Detailed Symptoms
1st Feb 2016 Sexual Competition Between Women – Ovulation Can Be Seen In The Face
31st Jan 2016 Bed Bugs – Insecticide Resistance – Arbovirus Transmission – Zika and Microcephy
19th Jan 2016 ZIKA Virus Epidemic – Health Warning – Pregnant women should postpone travel to affected areas – Including Brazil
17th Jan 2016 Bubonic Plague Special – Lice – Hosts for The Black Death Bug
13th Jan 2016 Kill Head Lice In A Day With The Newly Developed Plasma Nitcomb From The German Fraunhofer Institute
8th Jan 2016 Cancer from Handbags, Shoes and Gloves – Allergic Reactions to Jewellery – German Institute Identifies Excessive Chromium 6 and Nickel Levels
26th July 2015 Poison in your Washing Machine: Allergic Contact Dermatitis from Laundry Detergents, Softeners, Conditioners and Whiteners
17th October 2015: Health Risk: Vitamin and antioxidant supplements help cancer cells become malignant – latest research from Texas
31st May 2015: German Concern about Potentially Carcinogenic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Cosmetics
29th December 2012: Spreading diarrhea and vomit through the washing machine– The Norovirus propagator in our kitchen
and here are some fun related articles:
16th Oct 2016: How to Prevent Smelly Trumps – Scientific Breakthrough in Australia – Good Carbs Mean Good Farts
19th March 2016: Joggers – How To Stop Dogs Chasing You – Research Into New Pet Friendly Technology
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4th March 2016: Dachau Industry Park Evolves From Concentration Camp To Nudist Wellness Club (Brothel)
21st June 2015: Bio-undies: Guilt free Passion with ‘Easy Emma’ and ‘Loose Harry’and Getting Rid of Garden Snails with Rent-a-Duck
4th March 2015: Hamburg Reeperbahn (St. Pauli): Germans install walls that urinate on passers-by
17th April 2014: Niche On-line Dating Services (Specialities: Herpes, Thrush and Genital Warts)
18th March 2014: Germany and Finland Joint Investigation: New Case of Sexual Cannibalism Including Self-mutilation (Castration) During Intercourse.
18th August 2012: How Bavarians and Austrians use their middle finger – Fingerhakeln: a men-only sport (did Arnold Schwarzenegger start training this way?).
You can also find some of my more humorous reports in the Alpine Press section of this site using the link here.
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