#4 KB-1 SERIAL NO. 4480
The KB series started in 1947 and went to 1949. P.
Ewaschuk, of Carstairs, Alberta, was the first owner of this truck. The second owner was Ed Hunt. Ed lived near Ken
Smithson when Ken was still on the farm. Ed sold the truck to Thomas Rycroft of Olds, Alberta. Ken bought the
vehicle from Mr. Rycroft in 1982. Alfred Thills' donated his 1948 KB-1. Parts were used from Thills' truck in the
restoration. The truck was completely restored in 1984 by Ken Smithson. After restoration it was the feature
vehicle in the movie "Isaac Littlefeathers". The truck was driven by the film star, Lou Jacoby.
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