Episode 12 – Hitchhiking with Ben

Ben with a 1948 olds, a jeepney, and a school busRichard’s grandson Ben tries to interview him about cars, but the conversation soon goes off track. Richard  (“Dede”) shares tales of hitchhiking across the country in the 1940s and riding a jeepney in the Philippines. Ben struggles to get  straight answers out of his grandfather.

Richard (and Margaret) are initially confused by Ben’s line of questioning. But as the interview continues, Ben hones his listening and interviewing skills.

Music Credits

  • Beignet Interlude” and “Gentle Son” by by Blue Dot Sessions
  • Traffic and car door sound effects from Zapsplat.com
  • Boxing stadium, Pinball auction, and jeepney sound effects by Soundsplat

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