Mike Morphy hangs out on a picnic bench next to his 1996 Geo Metro hatchback that is covered with more than 28,700 pennies at his home in Wendell on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. It took Morphy, with the help of his wife Gayle Hoover, about two years to complete the “penny car.”
Mike Morphy hangs out on a picnic bench next to his 1996 Geo Metro hatchback that is covered with more than 28,700 pennies at his home in Wendell on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. It took Morphy, with the help of his wife Gayle Hoover, about two years to complete the “penny car.” amoody@newsobserver.com
Mike Morphy hangs out on a picnic bench next to his 1996 Geo Metro hatchback that is covered with more than 28,700 pennies at his home in Wendell on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. It took Morphy, with the help of his wife Gayle Hoover, about two years to complete the “penny car.” amoody@newsobserver.com

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