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I AM A LITTLE CHEEPER LONG-LEWIS FORD
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Illustration of a yellow duck with wheels and blue text on a white background

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Long-Lewis Hardware Company began dealing cars after being given a Ford franchise from Henry Ford in 1915. To solidify their intent to be in the automotive industry a two-story addition was built on the existing building to house the new Fords they received. The Ford Division of the Long-Lewis Hardware Company was moved to a different location. Later on in 1982 the location of the hardware division was closed. Ownership changed hands when GM Vaughn Burrell bought out the owner William Long. Burrell entered into a partnership with Todd Ouellette, the latter which bought out Burrell to become the current owner and CEO of the Long-Lewis Automotive Group.

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The History of Long-Lewis. Retrieved from: https://www.longlewisford.com/the-history-of-long-lewis.htm

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