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Jerry Johnston was in San Antonio, Texas, checking out a shop that a friend of his had told him he had to see. Jerry was there to see how good the shop’s body and paint work was, scouting them out as it were. They had two buildings, one more of a workshop and one for customers. In the workshop, Jerry noticed an odd engine off in a corner gathering dust. He looked a little closer and had no idea what it was, so he asked the shop’s proprietor, “What’s this?” A small block Mopar he was told.