Vintage Saturday: Parade Gear

Hotchkiss 1914 on a police motorcycle, Rio
“But Sarge, how do I reload this thing?”
“Eh, we’ll stick Garcia on the back of the bike to do it”

Motorcycle of the Guanabara Police Department, sporting a Hotchkiss 1914 heavy machine gun. Rio de Janeiro, 1960. Thanks to Ronaldo Olive for the photo!