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Old 12-15-2011, 12:11 AM
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The story of the "TBIRD DEUCE" a new webpage you might enjoy

H Guys. I haven't been posting for a while, but I thought this might be of interest to you. Two years ago, a buddy of mine and myself started searching for a '32 Roadster that was once owned by a friend of ours who had developed Cancer and had wondered whatever had become of his old Hot Rod. We searched and found a number of different owners and learned that the car had been sold to a guy in the USA and he had, in turn, sold it to someone else. We had that guy's name but couldn't find him and that's where the search ended. Then, months later another old friend who lives 2 hours from me sent me an email with a picture of this car saying it had been the car that had inspired him to get into Hot Rods back in the late 50s and that a guy he knew had owned the car in 1963 and was looking for it and could I help since he knew the car had been in the Windsor Ontario area for quite some time. We got together with this former owner and really began to seach. We found it and John was able to buy it back after 47 years. This new website tells the story. We have now found 22 owners of this great old Hot Rod since it was built in 1955! The latest owner (#22) was also the 4th owner back in 1963 and he has produced this website which reveals the history of the car, a story I wrote for a couple of publications and a short video that was shot back in 1959 as an army recruitment film. Pretty cool site - enjoy

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Old 12-15-2011, 04:35 AM
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Great story....glad you posted it.
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A really cool story and a really cool car! I love the "first" look, with the fenders and all, a custom look for when the laws said fenders must be on cars. Thanks for sharing this with us. Dan
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