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Ford Times Magazines for Sale

Updated on July 10, 2011

What is Ford Times Magazine?

Ford Times was a magazine sent to Ford dealerships and customers during the 1920s-1980s. The magazine often featured stories about places you could visit by car, and featured beautiful paintings and artwork. It also had articles about Ford cars.

Ford Times magazines are collected by many people for different reasons. Sometimes people are looking for magazine issues that mention specific car models. Other collectors are looking for featured artists.

One famous artist who had their paintings in the magazine was Charles Harper. His paintings of birds and scenes often appeared in the magazine during the 1950s and 1960s. You could even order prints of the bird paintings featured in a few of the issues!

Ford Times November 1957 with Charles Harper Birds
Ford Times November 1957 with Charles Harper Birds

Ford Times Magazines with Charley Harper Artwork

Beautiful Art!

In the 1950s and early 1960s, Charles Harper's bird illustrations appeared in the November issues.

Here are a few of the issues that featured Charles Harper's bird illustrations:

"Ten Western Birds," Ford Times, November 1956

"America's Vanishing Birds", Ford Times, November 1957

"Ten Southern Birds," November 1958

"American Bird Census," November 1960

Charles Harper's artwork was also seen in some other issues during the time period, including on some covers.

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      Donna 3 years ago

      I found a copy dated January 1963 in an envelope from Ford Motor Company.

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      williamgayde 4 years ago

      Looking for issues containing art work by Charles Robert Perrin.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      looking for issue containing racing car transporter named, "The Red Rooster" built by D.R> Fabrications, of Essex. England. based on Ford van chassis with a V8 engine, extended to transport, at great speed, the Lotus Elan of Jackie Oliver. , in his earlier time before he became a Formula 1 driver, won the Le Mans 24 hours, and the Can/Am championship. Drove for Team Lotus., B.R.M., McClaren., and many others. Founder of Arrows F.1. team. Director of B.R.D.C. and still very active racing. Has recently acquired his original Lotus Elan which he plans to compete at the Goodwood Revival meetings. Looking for any news of the transporter, which was sold to Midland Racing Partnership. Would like to trace a copy of the magazine which featured a write up on this remarkable vehicle, please, please, find me one !!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Lookin for the issue of Ford Times from either 1947 or 48, with my dad, Roger Angelini's customized, 1935 4 door Ford Woodie on the cover.

      Please advise me if it's available.

      Thank you,

      Mario Angelini