Helen Musselman celebrated her 100th birthday on Tuesday, but Tucson's newest centenarian hasn't put on the brakes. She still works full time in the motorcycle shop she and her husband Pappy started in 1945: Musselman Honda.
Musselman Honda early 1950s
Musselman Honda in the early 1950s.
Musselman Honda mid 1950s
Musselman Honda in the mid 1950s.
Musselman Honda 1960s
Musselman Honda in the 1960s.
Trophy Musselman Honda
Miss Arizona presents Pappy Musselman a trophy as Helen looks on.
Musselman Honda Helen Pappy and Abney
Pappy and Helen Musselman with salesman Jay Abney, in their shop in 1949.
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