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Ford Times June 1964 – Outdoor Living on Wheels

A few years ago I found someone selling a bunch of old Ford dealer literature, and he had a nice price on some old issues of the Ford Times monthly magazine.  This issue also introduced the new car called the Mustang, and it also had this cool feature on outdoor living.


1964 Mercury Towing Specifications brochure

Since I also have a vintage Shasta camper project (yes, I do like projects!), I’ve been collecting information relating to towing with an old Ford or Mercury.

So I was thrilled when I came across this brochure on the subject. ¬† In those days people towed with their cars, and even the mid-sized and “compact” cars of the times often were used for towing smaller loads.