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Jerry, of the small town of Powderly, Texas, is a hard working man. Once a trucker, a wrecker, a welder, now he spends his days fixing anything that is brought to him for repairs.

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“I’ve been here on this property for 40 years,” Jerry says. “I used to buy and sell trucks. I had a wrecking yard here, a long time ago. I would sell a lot of truck parts and I used to do a whole lot of welding.”

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He had few words to share, but his collection of retired workhorses spoke volumes about his and their decades of hard work and pride. Jerry did not mind that I wandered his acres with the old Rolleiflex as he worked on restoring an old generator. His property is a sort of accidental art exhibition, each truck its own environment, on display within a natural setting.

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