Mid Century Cadillacs

General Category => Mid Century Cadillac Discussion => Topic started by: Lexi on June 13, 2018, 02:06:09 PM

Title: 1956 Eldo hood ornament knock off
Post by: Lexi on June 13, 2018, 02:06:09 PM
Have a look at this ad from a 1956 auto supply catalog. Clay/Lexi
Title: Re: 1956 Eldo hood ornament knock off
Post by: South_paw on June 13, 2018, 05:16:38 PM
I'll take a dozen of each.
Title: Re: 1956 Eldo hood ornament knock off
Post by: Lexi on June 13, 2018, 09:39:38 PM
Some of the Cadillac knock off stuff available back then was incredible. I think there were even fake '50s Caddy tail fins! Will post if I can find other items of mid-century Cadillac interest. Clay/Lexi
Title: Re: 1956 Eldo hood ornament knock off
Post by: South_paw on June 14, 2018, 05:41:49 AM
One could even get an entire car knock-off. 1956 El Morocco = converted 1956 Chevy

(https://media.gettyimages.com/photos/chevrolet-el-morocco-cadillac-motor-trend-magazine-september-1956-picture-id150190752?k=6&m=150190752&s=612x612&w=0&h=6IzxQq7a2lZaTOPZ_GkX73Vb3WhBbTTUx-vyazdXOPA=)

(https://media.gettyimages.com/photos/chevrolet-el-morocco-cadillac-motor-trend-magazine-september-1956-picture-id150190755)
Title: Re: 1956 Eldo hood ornament knock off
Post by: Lexi on June 14, 2018, 09:15:15 AM
OMG! I forgot about that one! Clay/Lexi