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A 1972 Harley Electra Glide is back in the Skime family’s possession after being sold 37 years ago. The vintage motorcycle was purchased back by Joyce Stardig, left, and will be enjoyed by her daughter Cassandra Skime Martin and son James Skime and their children. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer

A father’s legacy: 1972 Harley Davidson comes back home

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BEMIDJI — David Skime may be gone, but his legacy rides on.

Cassandra Skime Martin and James Skime describe their father David Skime as a man who loved to tinker around with anything mechanical. And that included motorcycles.


“He would invent things for us kids to have fun,” Cassandra said.

Both grew up around motorcycles and started riding at a young age.

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