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A sight to cheer the heart of a house-hungry public in 1946 was the trailer built using aircraft materials and methods. The two combined made this trailer only half as heavy as pre- <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVHST00000110" title="World War II (1939-1945)" href="/topic/unrest-conflicts-war/wars-interventions/world-war-ii-%281939-1945%29-EVHST00000110.topic">WWII</a> models. Windows were made of transparent plastic.
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( Tribune archive photo )

A sight to cheer the heart of a house-hungry public in 1946 was the trailer built using aircraft materials and methods. The two combined made this trailer only half as heavy as pre- WWII models. Windows were made of transparent plastic.

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