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Midget Motors Corp. was nestled in Athens, Ohio, where even a majority of its residents are unaware of its automotive history. Only a few.
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Briefly, the King Midget story started when Claud Dry and Dale Orcutt founded Midget Motors Supply Service, a mail-order company, in Athens.
For the uninitiated, this was a product of the Midget Motors Corporation of Athens, Ohio, a postwar automaker that was, for a period, the sixth-largest in America.
In , Midget Motors Corporation was bought by a group of investors. At this time, the company's founders were reaching retirement age.
Midget Motors Corporation was started in by a couple of WWII civil air patrol pilot buddies. They sold the King Midget as a single.
"The pride of Athens, Ohio," the King Midget Motors Corporation was formed just after the end of World War II by civil air patrol pilots Claud Dry.
Somewhere around this time, the company name was changed again, this time to Midget Motors Corporation. Through the years, sales were mostly handled by.