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Old 11-02-2009, 09:22 AM
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Default Re: Help identify this old bike

Originally Posted by Zev0 View Post
It is definatly a Hawthorne. I have a 1951 mans and everything looks the same except for the stepthrough of course. Even the shadow where the label used to be is the same shape. Yepper, it's a Hawthorne. Made by Cleveland Welding Company, for Montgomery Wards.
Excellent! Do you have a picture of yours by chance? Now I can look for a Hawthorne data base and see if I can trace the serial number and come up with a year. Thanks.
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