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Old 01-20-2013, 02:01 PM
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I took these pictures at a friends home last fall.






This is the car that he bought with money ($2,400) that he borrowed from nis mother when he was 14.
$2400 in 1955 is equivalent post inflation to approximately 20 grand today. Mom really trusted her 14 year old. That being said, what a great story about getting one of the all time greats in your garage.
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