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The tulipfields in Holland  

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JanHermans
(@janhermans)
Eminent Member Club Member

It is Kingsday today in Holland where I live. So I took my DeSoto 1949 convertible coupe for a ride with my brother who was driving so I could make a little roadmovie of the adventures that the DeSoto shares with us haha.
As you can see on the movie fields of tulips are shining and waving at us in a most precious way. It was a thrill to be part of this movie. I purchased the car last june in Detroit from a more than lovingly family. You understand that I love to share this with you. And because I can't (as far as I know) put it on this forum, I give you the Youtube name of this little roadmovie.

the tulips in Holland with the DeSoto coupe convertible 1949

I hope you will enjoy it as much as I do

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Posted : April 27, 2017 4:28 pm
FredRoman
(@fredroman)
Reputable Member

Very nice Jan, thanks for sharing. It's always nice to see things from other places in the world. Holland, Michigan has Tulip festivals and I was there many years ago when we lived in Michigan.

Glad to see you are enjoying your DeSoto too. I was able to search for it on YouTube and found it with ease. Nice "plug" for DeSoto with the jingle you used - neat!

"It's delightful, it's delovely, it's DeSoto"

"It's delightful, it's delovely, it's DeSoto"

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Posted : April 27, 2017 8:00 pm
DanLyman
(@danlyman)
Estimable Member Club Member

Jan, we would love to see the movie also.
Dan

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Posted : April 28, 2017 6:05 pm
JanHermans
(@janhermans)
Eminent Member Club Member

Hi Dan
On Youtube you can see it under

the tulips in Holland with the DeSoto coupe convertible 1949

the url is;

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0hIxiD0-mhY&t=37s

Hope you will enjoy it as much as we did.
We live right in the middle of many tulipfields which in in spring a fantastic sight to see. But ofcourse, when the flowers have been chopped, the fields look less nice. But that's life I suppose haha

Greetings Jan

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Posted : April 28, 2017 9:34 pm
MarkKubancik
(@markkubancik)
Prominent Member

Great video, Jan! Thanks for sharing.

Mark

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Posted : April 30, 2017 3:21 am
EdwardPetrus
(@edwardpetrus)
Trusted Member

Fabulous video, and gorgeous countryside (and CAR!). I'll be taking a tour through some of that region next month, but too late to see the tulips. Thanks for doing that great video!

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Posted : May 6, 2017 5:03 pm
peterboudesteijn
(@peterboudesteijn)
Eminent Member

Great movie Jan
very familiar for me
i live in Santpoort Nrd about 40 km from your dwelling place
Saw your Artical in the telegraph of Saturday
Since 2002 i have the same car a 1949 desoto conv.
I did a body off Restoration till 2008
so if you have any questions you can call me on 0653351540
and perhaps we can meet and tour in the summer

gr Peter Boudesteijn

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Posted : December 18, 2017 7:42 pm
JimMegee
(@jimmegee)
Estimable Member

Nice Video and car!! Thanks for sharing!

Jim

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Posted : December 20, 2017 9:15 pm
DeanMullinax
(@deanmullinax)
Estimable Member

Fantastic video and car!! I loved it!

Dean Mullinax
1941 DeSoto Deluxe 2 Door Sedan
It's Delightful, It's DeLovely, It's DeSoto!

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Posted : December 21, 2017 1:49 am
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