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Earliest surviving 1939 Lincoln Continental prototype breaks cover

Every Father's Day, Detroit's automotive design community presents the Eyes On Design car show to benefit the Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology, part of the Henry Ford Health System, which grew out of the hospital the automotive pioneer founded. The show is held on the grounds of the Edsel and Eleanor Ford estate in Grosse Pointe Shores, just outside Detroit, on Lake St. Clair. Though it's open to the general public, Eyes On Design is very much an industry insider show, and many of the cars on display were there because of connections with the domestic automakers.


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