Retirement Doubles

Discussion in 'ABF Freight System' started by canaryinthemine, Jun 30, 2017.

  1. DCM_Doc

    DCM_Doc Well-Known Member

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    Anybody from a multiple sibling family usually has battle scars from sibling fights. My little sis still has a scar on her forehead from little brother's dead on throwing accuracy with rocks.
     
  2. ABFer

    ABFer Super Moderator Staff Member

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    I remember the time I got my cousin in the eye with that suction cup dart gun, I might even be the reason that you can't get them anymore.
     
  3. LTLAnonymous

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    Nothing I'd wanna do after retirement more than look at a set of ABF doubles.
     
  4. canaryinthemine

    canaryinthemine Retirement....The Job I Was Born To Have!

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    ........and smile........

    Now if I could get a set of voodoo dolls in the likeness of certain management types,...... life would be complete......
     
  5. ABFer

    ABFer Super Moderator Staff Member

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    :idunno: Maybe he wants to use them to demonstrate proper loading in a classroom to new recruits.
     
  6. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    LTL, Wait a few years and see if you mellow, I felt the same way back in 1990, when I retired.
    Now those old PIE Wagons don't look too bad and still bring back lot of good memories.
     
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  7. LTLAnonymous

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    I'll get some UPS and Yellow doubles. Love/loved those companies. ABF...ehhh. I'm not so sure. I still get pissed about all that wasted potential.
     
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    And mind you...YELLOW, not YRC. lol
     
  9. mud

    mud Wonderin'

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    I started with Roadway in 1981. As far as I'n concerned, that's who I retired from in 2009.
     
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    I very much enjoyed Yellow. Never personally got the chance to work for YRC, but from the stories I hear...that's neither Yellow NOR Roadway.
     
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    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    I don't collect them, never worked for anyone except RTL/PIE but I do have a set of Carolina, CF and Mclean, ran the road
    with those guys my 35yrs, they were all good companies.
     
  12. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    Don't see how you claim to be retired, I saw you in your Walmart greeter vest, your ragged old White took 4 parking places.
    I bet Roadway wouldn't let you park like that.
     
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  13. mud

    mud Wonderin'

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    I am now in charge of selling the campground approved firewood, out in front of the Los Ojos Saloon, in Jemez Springs, NM.
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  14. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Last, bag standing

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    Are those retired YRC drivers???
     
  15. DCM_Doc

    DCM_Doc Well-Known Member

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    That job requires a lot of responsibility.
     
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    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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  17. DCM_Doc

    DCM_Doc Well-Known Member

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    Mud retired with the same city cabover Ford he started with. He posted a pic a while back.
     
  18. LTLAnonymous

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    I don't see any gravestones.
     
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    BIG R GUY Last, bag standing

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  20. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    I think I have the best brother in the world, 5 yrs my jr. I have several battle scars he bestowed upon me,
    "98% my fault"
     
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