Glenclair Dodge in Sanger, CA (small town of ~8000 at the time). In 1968 I and my 18-year-old friends would visit all the car dealers when the new cars came out. Glenclair had a Dart Swinger 340 (black on black) on the showroom floor. My friend (with the well-known, wealthy father) said he would buy one if it were gold with the black bumble bee strip at the rear (which was really my dream car). About 6 weeks later, we noticed that the dealer had ordered one exactly like that and displayed it at the front of the showroom. We stopped and looked, and the dealer reminded my friend that he said he'd buy it if it were that color. Awkward moment when my friend confessed that he could not afford it, and that his father never bought new cars from a local dealer for fear of upsetting the other car dealers in town. As I remember, the car sat on the showroom floor for a long time -- taunting me endlessly . Amazing now to think that a small town had Chevy, Cad/Pontiac/Olds, Ford/Merc, Dodge, Chry/Plym, and a new Toyota dealer all within a few blocks of each other.
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