1902 MOTOR CYCLING (Nov 12th)

As bicycle design led to the development of motorized vehicles, cyclists were at first interested spectators, with many becoming participants. MOTOR CYCLING MAGAZINE, 12th November, 1902

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1904: THE ADVENTURE of the SOLITARY CYCLIST

THE ADVENTURE of the SOLITARY CYCLIST – Arthur Conan Doyle : The Strand Magazine,┬áNew York, January 1904 Vol. 27 No. 157; The Return of Sherlock Holmes From the years 1894 to 1901 inclusive, Mr. Sherlock Holmes was a very busy man. It is safe to say that there was no public case of any difficulty […]

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1903 LA VIE AU GRAND AIR

The early years of the twentieth century saw bicycles develop in all sorts of strange ways. As you can see on these pages, the new-fangled safety bicycle of the early 1890s had evolved into a stable design by the turn of the century, and the development of freewheel hubs, gears and brakes allowed it to […]

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