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Old January 16th, 2018, 06:00 PM
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"Godspeed, John Glenn"

This is non-Falcon related, but it is about an old car.

I am reading the book "The Right Stuff" and it mentioned that the other Mercury astronauts laughed at John Glenn's battered, 40-horsepower Prinz automobile.

I had to look it up to see what a Prinz was, "...a car so tiny it made his seat in the Mercury capsule almost feel roomy".

See the article at: (Links to an external site.)

John Glenn's Prinz.JPG
Dennis Pierson
Tampa, FL
"The Wonder Falcon"

'63 Futura Hardtop (260, Ford-O-Matic, bench seat)
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