During its scheduled visits to these schools and shelters in Santa Clara, San Mateo and San Francisco counties, the Teen Van brings much more than medical care to underserved teens.
For many who receive care, the Teen Van provides one of the few reliable and positive supports in their lives, offering much-needed inspiration and relationships.
Once released from the hospital, Masury applied for a patent on his design. "We're proud of our heritage and that the Bulldog has become so widely recognized - and we tip our hats to Alfred Masury for his contribution to our legacy." The Swan made it's debut on a Packard automobile.
Packard used a number of graceful bird hood ornaments, some referred to as swans, others as cormorants, with longer necks and down turned heads.
This further cemented the Duck's status as the coolest hood ornament of all time.