Jim and Saraina Silva's Early 1955 Chevy Pick-Up!
HOT CARS|Vol 5, Issue No.5, Summer 2021
In September of ’83, Jim (15 years old), his father, brother George and longtime friend Jerry Glover piled into his dad’s ’53 truck and headed to Stockton in search of a truck.

After spending most of the day looking, Jim thought they were done until his father said “there is one more”. Armed with only an address they were off. Upon arrival, Jims’ father knocked on the door.

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