My Father's 1952 Coupe

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Eric Marshall Green
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Re: My Father's 1952 Coupe

#31 Post by Eric Marshall Green » Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:37 pm

The travel to the factory was 1961. I wasn't alive in 1952, having been born in 1956.

Thank you! James

As an aside, I think the ONLY person I ever heard my father speak poorly of was Max Hoffmann. He would have preferred to die than order a car through Hoffmann (and, yes, I know he changed his name to Hoffman).. Speaking with certain insiders, I find that my father's opinion was not unfounded. But that is history. The victors get to write it.
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Re: My Father's 1952 Coupe

#32 Post by Trevor Gates » Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:41 pm

Eric Marshall Green wrote:I know my dad was disappointed the car did not arrive with wooden door caps which he expected.
Wood garnish rails (door caps as you call them) are a split window only trait, not bent window.
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