Re: [CR]Any Freddie Grubb custodians out there?

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Date: Wed, 01 Mar 2006 10:03:44 +0000
Subject: Re: [CR]Any Freddie Grubb custodians out there?
From: "Hilary Stone" <>
To: JB Froke <>, classicrendezvous <>, <>
In-Reply-To: <BAY107-DAV51968EECB7D152A236697B8F40@phx.gbl>

Your Holdsworth is not 1965 - the Holdsworth numbers were simple sequential numbers and did not contain a date code - it is probably c1958.

Hilary Stone, Bristol, England
> From: "JB Froke" <>
> Date: Wed, 1 Mar 2006 01:07:37 -0800
> To: "classicrendezvous" <>, <>
> Subject: [CR]Any Freddie Grubb custodians out there?
> Charlie et al., Absolutely. I am one; and I trust there are more. My
> own (frameset) is Holdsworthian, as well, and probably 1965 per the
> serial number (19465). The DT decals are 90 pct. intact and 100 pct.
> interesting: the length of "FREDDIE GRUBB," all in gold-block letters is
> greater than 19 inches. (By the way, it's a 22-in frame, so they we
> cutting it pretty tight). And, sadly, Nick doesn't carry the correct
> decal or transfer: the best he has isn't half that length. This is a
> determined restoration, however, so we will resolve the missing giant
> decal problem, sure enough. I am eager to follow along your own
> progress.
> Good luck, I'll need it!
> JB Froke, Pebble Beach CA