The Jalopy Journal
Man, there's a name I haven't heard in years...
There was one in Hot rod in August, 1948: https://kustomrama.com/wiki/Harold_Ohanesian%27s_1940_Mercury
The old Merc brochures are really cool. So are their ads.
That's quite the modern looking cowboy in '40... he probably smokes Marlboros.
Here's the brochure:
I have kids, and have become a fan of the "Shut up and get your own door" advantage more-doors provide of late. Hence, the appeal.
It's some dude named Alton in Hastings, Ne. Anybody know him/seen the car in person?
The guy says it's a one-year-only body, and of the 879 made, probably 24 still exist.
The late Merc flatty is rebuilt and it's had a 12v...
So, I was poking around on Lincoln, NE Craigslist, just because, and found this rare little gem:
My wife used to tell me that this was a pastime for old men, and retirees.
Looks like she was right. :D
Here today, gone tomorrow...
Here's a searchable PDF...
Would anyone like a searchable PDF?
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