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A.G. 'Gil' Spear, renowned automobile designer died in June at age 93. He "was the designer of the distinctive front end on the 1939 Plymouth, 1939 Chrysler New Yorker and 1940 Chrysler Saratoga. He only designed the front ends. He rarely took the time to take the credit for all his contributions, nor was he particularly adapt at playing the corporate game. A. Gil Spear, Jr. led an inspired life, initiating designs, motivating others and continuing to create a designer's legacy."
1957 Chrysler Vintage Ad "The Switch Is On" ... (model year 1957)
Description: 1957 CHRYSLER vintage magazine advertisement "The Switch Is On" ... (model year 1957) -- Performance is another reason -- wherever you go The Switch Is On to the all-new cars of Chrysler Corporation ... Plymouth Sport Suburban * Chrysler Saratoga * Dodge Custom Royal Lancer * De Soto Fireflite * Imperial ... Join the switch to the forward look -- Size: The dimensions of each page of the two-page advertisement are approximately 10.5 inches x 13.5 inches (26.75 cm x 34.25 cm). Con...