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  • 16.04.15

    Flight of the Condors: part two

    Satisfaction: rummaging through the archives of Monty Young and Condor Cycles. The Rolling Stones make an appearance... 

    Words
    Timothy John
    Photographs
    Cathal Macilwaine

A pipe from the annual dinner of the Pickwick Bicycle Club, founded in 1870. Each member has their very own Dickens character assigned to them – Monty being given Mr Green. It could have been much worse: The Middlesex Dumpling or Don Bolaro Fizzgig, for instance. “Gentlemen, you must smoke” reads the type on the side of the box…

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