Dick Bailey's Model T

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Dick test-sitting Jim Street's Kookie T at a Columbus, Ohio car show. Dave Jenkins believes that he took the photo late 1960. The Kookie T made a huge impression on Dick, and less than a year after this photo was taken he built his own Model T hot rod from the ground up. Photo from The Dave Jenkins Photo Collection.
An under progress photo of Dick's Model T. Photo from The Dave Jenkins Photo Collection.
Dick's Model T at an indoor car show in Toledo, Ohio in 1965. At the show the car was shown as "The Wild One" Photo from the Phil Alloy Photo Collection.

Fiberglass bodied Model T bucket owned and built by Dick Bailey. Dick saw Jim Street's Kookie T at an indoor car show in Columbus, Ohio late in 1960. After the show he decided to build a Model T hot rod for himself, and in September of 1961 they took the stock 283 engine out of Dave Jenkins' 1957 Chevrolet. The engine went in the Model T along with a 1939 Ford floor shift and a Model A rear end.[1]


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