1947, Hawthorne’s Year of the Car

By Harold Fuller Ed Culbertson Motor Sales was opened for business in Hawthorne the Grand Opening was announced on March 20, 1947. Ed’s newly constructed 5,000 square foot building, which was to house his Ford, Mercury and Lincoln dealership, had been watched with hopeful anticipation by the populace. The dealership was new to Hawthorne but… [More…]