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Sunday, July 12, 2015
Wilker "Bill" Teague started car dealerships in Oregon before buying the Ford business in Walla Walla in 1938. Three photos courtesy of Bill Lake show Teague at work in Portland and presenting gift of a 1946 Ford to General Jonathan Wainwright in Walla Walla in November 1945.
Teague on right making a sale in Portland
Teague presenting gift of Ford to General Wainwright