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 Not the 1953 New Moon seen in the movie "The Long Long Trailer"​ Not the 1953 New Moon seen in the movie "The Long Long Trailer"​
  
-The trailer in the film was a 32-foot  1953 New Moon. The trailer was built at the New Moon Homes trailer factory in Alma, Michigan. The car was a 1953 Mercury Monterey convertible. ​+The trailer in the film was a 36-foot  1953 New Moon. The trailer was built at the New Moon Homes trailer factory in Alma, Michigan. The car was a 1953 Mercury Monterey convertible. ​
  
 The Redman brothers actually broke away from the Alma Trailer Co. in about 37 to begin making their own trailers also in Alma.  Their model name "New Moon" was an attempt (apparently successful since they later ended up buying the Alma Company out) at one upmanship since the Alma trailers were marketed as "​Silver Moon" The Redman brothers actually broke away from the Alma Trailer Co. in about 37 to begin making their own trailers also in Alma.  Their model name "New Moon" was an attempt (apparently successful since they later ended up buying the Alma Company out) at one upmanship since the Alma trailers were marketed as "​Silver Moon"
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-1941 New Moon Advertisement+1958 New Moon Hallmark 35x8 found in a field outside of Grand Junction, CO. Abandoned for 10 years. Transported to Desert Sands Vintage RV Park in Borrego Springs, CA and currently undergoing restoration.  
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 This "New Moon" spotted in a private trailer park in Ontario, Canada This "New Moon" spotted in a private trailer park in Ontario, Canada
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 ===== Some owners ===== ===== Some owners =====
  
 Steve Allen & Doug Bachman (stevallen@yahoo.com) Angelica, NY & Fort Lauderdale, FL  -  1954 New Moon 33' Steve Allen & Doug Bachman (stevallen@yahoo.com) Angelica, NY & Fort Lauderdale, FL  -  1954 New Moon 33'
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 +David and Wendy Housholder. hbhous@gmail.com ​  ​Borrego Springs, CA. 1958 New Moon Hallmark 35 x 8. Desert Sands Vintage RV Park. #54. 
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 +Kate O'​Connor (verminchild@gmail.com) Lancaster MA - 1953 New Moon 33' ​
 ===== Clubs/Links ===== ===== Clubs/Links =====
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