Fred Sanford is long gone, but his pickup truck was here

Actor Howard Platt played a policeman on television’s “Sanford and Son.” He chatted with Mary Sullivan and then signed an autograph for her son, Patrick. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

FALLS VILLAGE — Cars were backed up from Main Street to Route 7 in Falls Village at 8:30 a.m., as their owners waited to register their vehicles in the Falls Village Car and Motorcycle Show, hosted by Jacobs Garage, on Sunday, July 9.

The official tally of registered vehicles was 323. Judy Jacobs said there were at least 50 vehicles that did not register.

Cars and pickups lined Main Street as far as the Lee H. Kellogg School, up Prospect Street and at both ends of Railroad Street.

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