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Episode 6

As we learned in Episode 2, the Thunderbird in the window in the old photo below of Bridenthal Ford in Greensburg, Ohio is a 1961 Ford Thunderbird:

The image below, which the beautiful and talented Meli is standing next to, is of a 1961 Ford Thunderbird Dealer Promotional Model Car. Jack Bridenthal gave away Promotional Model Cars.

Who can tell us what is not right with the 1961 Thunderbird Promotional Model Car below?

Hi, I'm Meli from RetiredTractors.com and I'm your host for The Green History Detectives Episode 6

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You may learn more about Dealer Promotional Cars in the video below:




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The image was flipped horizontally which put the steering wheel on the right (wrong) side and spelling "Thunderbird" backwards:

Hi, I'm Meli from RetiredTractors.com and I'm your host for The Green History Detectives Episode 6

The steering wheel on the wrong side is more obvious when more of the front part of the vehicle is viewed as shown below before and after the image is flipped horizontally:

And here's a "Thunderbird" emblem on an actual 1961 Ford Thunderbird before and after the image is flipped horizontally:

Hi, I'm Meli from RetiredTractors.com and I'm your host for The Green History Detectives Episode 6


For more information about Bridenthal Ford, visit the web page BRIDENTHAL FORD.



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