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Bub Body Company

  • ca. 1919
  • The Bub Body Company of Milwaukee was a specialty company producing conversion kits for the Ford Model T. Production started in 1919 and the four Zwebel brothers moved production to a new factory in Schleisingerville in 1921, now known as the Washington County fairgrounds. At its height, the company had 25 employees and was producing 7 car bodies per day. The company ceased operations July 1924, leaving many local investors out in the cold.