Tin lizzy

Tin lizzy

Slang for early automobiles, usually Ford Model Ts.
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Pre-festival meet and greets and a film night will be held at the Tin Lizzy Lounge in the MarQueen Hotel.
Other artists performing at Feile this year include Eddi Reader, Banda Bassotti, tribute legends Tin Lizzy and The Kopy Kat Killers.
I'm not the first man to liken a car to a woman: Henry Ford had his Tin Lizzy, and I'd bet Karl Benz had a pet name for his Patent Motor Car -- Patty, perhaps?
Profits, he found, could be made by setting low prices for high volume--and the highly productive auto worker could be well paid so he too could afford to buy a Tin Lizzy.
Known by several aliases, Tin Lizzy has been in trouble with the law before and is not happy to be embroiled in another unlawful scenario.
of Terre Haute was one of the first to manufacture an enhanced trailer attachment to the rear of a standard Tin Lizzy.
She has owned her boat - the Tin Lizzy - for three years and she was very impressed with the route through Warwickshire.
Commemorating the first, pre-assembly line years of the Tin Lizzy, the extraordinary red showpiece is hand assembled from more than 100 individual parts, with an authentically detailed engine, fully appointed interior, realistic working features and more.
Hand-crafted cocktails created by expert in-house mixologists, including the Floozie, the Pretty Boy Floyd and the Tin Lizzy.
for a week-long celebration honoring the 100th anniversary of the Tin Lizzy.
Henry Ford's beloved Tin Lizzy has since been topped by cars bearing the Ford Escort badge, with nearly 18 million built, as well as the F-Series pickup, nearing the 22 million mark.