A new car?

I can remember one day I was going to Melbourne with FJ in the Buick - just FJ and myself in the car having a normal conversation.  He said to me "what do you think the staff would say if I purchased a new car?" I said I don't see a problem, they would say the Buick is getting old and they would be happy for you.  

Lawson Ryan -worked for Fletcher Jones for 39.5 years in the Dry Cleaning Department.  

The FJ Buick remembered by so many.  At one time, there were 52 FJ company cars!  Photo: Jones Family Collection
Travelling in a fiat with his wife Rena and staff in the early years - 1922. Photo: Jones Family Collection

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