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Old 06/22/2006, 04:50 PM   #1

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My Visit to the GT/CS "dealer night" Hotel

If you have my first book (1988 edition), there are some photos of a special night where the GT/CS was presented to the So. Calif dealers. It was in a ballroom at the Century Plaza Hotel.

I was fortunate to visit this hotel in L.A. yesterday as a side trip-- "research" for the new edition of the book.

What's weird is that they basically left the hotel untouched--since the mid-sixties. It's like it's in a time machine. It now all makes sense where it is, and some more pieces of the puzzle have come together.

More on this interesting part of Ford and Mustang history!

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WHAT! You were in LA and didn't call? I am so hurt. I could have taken you out for lunch ~green car or red car, your choice. Oh I have three white ones too but that's boring. Just giving you a bad time Paul, but I was hammering around in the CS yesterday.
I am very surprised that the Century Plaza has not been renovated considering where it is located.


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