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STOLEN 24' 1975 Airstream Argosy Rachel 3-10-07  
VIN 24D5V1022
Plate # XCB9560
Title # 63036278001FU

Sometime in February 2007, my beloved 1975 Airstream Argosy camper disappeared. It was earned the name of "Twink" because of its keen resemblance to a Twinkie, hence the priceless photo I took while on my road trip. The Twink has taken me many places, from mountains to desserts to beaches to cities and every wacky redneck town in between.

Last year I kind of lost my marbles from working too hard. I had a successful marketing company in Philly, but I really needed to get away. While some people choose a nice vacation, I decided to blow all of my money on a vintage 1975 Airstream Argosy camper, trade in my Jetta for a Ford F150 and hit the road for a few months. Here's the story: (
Here’s a Holiday Photo Shoot We Did in It: (

I don't know, so I need your help! Imagine the horror when I drove by to check on the TWINK in the parking lot where I had parked it all year and... it wasn't there!!! "No sweat," I thought, "it must have been towed." But when the police had no records of any towing or abandoned vehicle reports, the terrible truth hit me. My Twink had been stolen.

I am DEVASTATED. The TWINK means so much to me, has taken me so many places and I had pictured traveling with it for years to come. I had dreamed of making the TWINK into a career somehow - pitching some book ideas, maybe trying to get a show, a sponsorship perhaps... And now it's gone. Someone has to know something. Please help me find the TWINK!

TWINK Description:
• 24’ 1975 Airstream Argosy Camper Trailer
• Beige Exterior with Orange Trim & Brown Bumper
• Large ARGOSY Logo Over Back Window
• Pimp 70’s Interior with Olive Green Countertops & “Airplane” Overhead Compartments
• Kitchen & Diner Booth that Converts into a Bed, Bedroom with Dresser, Bathroom with Shower
• Cushions are light green with pastel yellow & green stripes on some sides.
• Some Camping & Kitchen Supplies in the Cabinets
• 70’s Vintage Playboy Magazines in the Magazine Rack (essential for any road trip!)
Identifying Features:
• Rusty step for the front door, one side of the step sometimes broken
• Broken shelf in the bathroom closet
• Couch off of the tracks when you try to convert it into a bed
• The pantry closet in the kitchen won’t stay closed
• Wax in the kitchen sink from melted candles

If seen or found, please contact your local police department and then me. You are welcome to remain anonymous.
Rachel: 215.888.8885
Re: STOLEN 24' 1975 Airstream Argosy B J Butterton 7-4-07  
Rachel, I hope by now (July 2007) you found your "Twink". If not you may want to post its licence plate # (they do have plates, don't they?). Anyway I will watch here. Probably some low life took it off into the backwoods to live in it permanently.

I want to buy a newer International, 25'-28'. I thought I would need an F250 for that (and horse trailer). You tow with F150 and engine OK?

Hope good news comes to you. I'm sure everyone is looking.
Re: STOLEN 24' 1975 Airstream Argosy diana 11-10-08  
Maybe this is it, sounds fishy no pictures posted. On e-bay
Re: STOLEN 24' 1975 Airstream Argosy Jay 7-25-09  
I do nto know if you ever found out what happened to it but here is a link to one that may be it.
Re: STOLEN 24' 1975 Airstream Argosy Rachel 8-1-09  
Hello -

Well, it's been a while since my Argosy was stolen. Just a quick update...

First off, a sincere thank you for your posts. I never did find this stolen Argosy, but I did end up buying another one just like it. I couldn't resist - I really missed it! Not sure what ever happened to the stolen one. I still search the internet from time to time, but it never popped up. I just kind of gave up on it. Maybe it'll pop up someday.

Thank you so much for your kind wishes and for keeping an eye out.

- Rachel
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