A man driving down a road near his childhood hometown suddenly finds himself back 20 years - younger self, older town, his long dead mother still alive, ...
Finally the puzzle will reveal itself, helping him trivially escape to present.
- Sudden travel across time while driving down a particular place also features in at least one story of Philip K Dick. I cannot recollect the title though.
Fact sheet.First published: Fantastic Universe, May 1954.
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Related: Time travel fiction; fiction from 1950s.