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My First Car: '41 Chevy convertible, Norm Tock, 81, Sun City Center

'41 Chevy convertible

This picture was taken in 1949. This was my '41 Chevy convertible. Just two years out of high school and, as you can see, I felt I was the cat's meow. It was dark green with a red leather interior. A friend of mine worked at a Chevy dealer in the body shop and I had them lead in all the seams by the back fenders. This had the Chevy six-cylinder engine and I had few problems other than replacing the points and cap on the distributor. One of the great features was the under-seat heater on the driver's side. I sold the car to a friend for $650 when I was drafted in the Korean War. I lost track of the car after that.

My First Car: '41 Chevy convertible, Norm Tock, 81, Sun City Center 08/26/11 [Last modified: Friday, August 26, 2011 4:30am]
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