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Custom Craft - Magazine Covers - 1960 to 1965

Custom Craft was published by Harle Publications in Canton Ohio from February, 1960 to June, 1965.  The publishers were Joseph Hardie and Ray Kelly.  The same publishers were responsible for Soup-Up and Speed Mechanics.

The magazine was a small, pocket-sized format, and it featured "how to" articles for customs.  The content seemed to be a combinationn of reader sent photos plus features from car shows. 

PUBLICATION DATA: Custom Craft had three years of publisher provided net paid circulation print data (1961 through 1963).  It generally held the #12 or #14 positions among all automotive titles with publisher provided details.

Feb 1960 #1 Apr 1960 #2 June 1960 #3 Sept 1960 #4
Nov/Dec 1960 #5 Jan 1961 #6 May 1961 #7 July 1961 #8
Sept 1961 #9 Oct 1961 #10 Nov 1961 #11 Dec 1961 #12
Jan 1962 #13 Feb 1962 #14 Mar 1962 #15 May 1962 #16
July 1962 #17 Sept 1962 #18 Nov 1962 #19 Jan 1963 #20
Mar 1963 #21 May 1963 #22 June 1963 #23 July 1963 #24
Sept 1963 #25 Nov 1963 #26 Feb 1964 #27 Dec 1964 #28
   
Apr 1965 #29
June 1965 #30
Last known issue
   

 

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