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1936 Ford Roadster - West Phoenix
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1957 T-Bord - Annette Funicello – Watson
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1942 Ford Coupe Hank Griffith - Ayala
'42 Ford coupe with front chopped 4inch and rear 4.5inch. '50 Cadillac rear fenders molded to the body. Front fenders where reshaped to fade away style. Reshaped 1949 Cadillac grille
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1949 Ford convertible - Jay Johnston
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1950 Mercury Wally Welch - Ayala
This 1950 Mercury was purchased new by Wally Welsh and taken to the Ayala Brothers, Gil and Al, for customizing. The top was chopped, head and taillights frenched, frame c-ed, door handles removed and solenoids installed. All emblems were removed and DeSoto grille teeth installed in the frenched shell. The Merc was finished in Metallic Lime Green. As one of the first chopped Mercs, the car was considered one of the top ten radical customs of the 50's. It was featured in several magazines and was awarded the Best Custom title at the 1951 Pan Pacific Autorama. In late 1951, Wally took the car to Barris Kustoms where two teeth were added to the grille and it was refinished in deep-deep purple. It was then named Purple Rage.
In 1953, Purple Rage was sold. Its second owner enjoyed it for two years, then Uncle Sam called. The car was placed in storage where it remained for thirty years. In 1985, it was found and purchased by its former owner Joe Eddy who began a 3 year restoration. The car was stripped to bare metal and the body massaged where necessary. The running gear was rebuilt and updated with a Chevy 400 engine. Turbo-hydro transmission, 9 inch Ford rearend and power steering. All chrome was replaced and, in 1987, Purple Rage was reborn, glistening in a lustrous new coating of Candy Grape.
In 2004 the Mercury was sold again and will now be restored in its former Lime green/gold Ayala version.

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1947 Buick - Allen - Motorama 1951
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What people say about the JSF book
A few of the many comments we get from customers who have bought the Jack Stewart Ford book from Kustom Kar books.

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1941 Cadillac Convertible - Tom Black
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