OVERVIEW
Custom Craft was owned by Harle Publications and published from February, 1960 to June, 1965.  The first publishers were Joseph Hardie and Raymond Kelly. The same publishers were responsible for Soup-Up and Speed Mechanics.

By May 1961, Lee Sparacio became the publisher with Frank Coggins was the editor. Sometime in 1963, publishing duties were handled by Frederick Gardener, and Mr. Sparacio became the editor in chief. Then in 1964, there was a change in ownership to Jamie Publications, and the new publisher was Fred Tarter.

The magazine was printed in both a small, pocket-sized format and a large format. It featured "how to" articles on customizing and pictorials. It also included reader-sent photos and highlights from car shows. 

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PUBLICATION DATA
Custom Craft had three years of publisher provided circulation print data (1961 through 1963).  It generally held the #12 or #14 positions among all automotive titles. Average monthly net paid circulation ranged from 11,667 to 12,637 printed issues.

CONTENT COMPLETENESS
There were 30 issues printed from February, 1960 through June, 1965. Cover images and table of content pages are complete for this title.

Feb 1960
Feb 1960 #1
Apr 1960
Apr 1960 #2
June 1960
June 1960 #3
Sept 1960
Sept 1960 #4
Nov/Dec 1960
Nov/Dec 1960 #5
Jan 1961
Jan 1961 #6
May 1961
May 1961 #7
July 1961
July 1961 #8
Sept 1961
Sept 1961 #9
Oct 1961
Oct 1961 #10
Nov 1961
Nov 1961 #11
Dec 1961
Dec 1961 #12
Jan 1962
Jan 1962 #13
Feb 1962
Feb 1962 #14
Mar 1962
Mar 1962 #15
May 1962
May 1962 #16
July 1962
July 1962 #17
Sept 1962
Sept 1962 #18
Nov 1962
Nov 1962 #19
Jan 1963
Jan 1963 #20
Mar 1963
Mar 1963 #21
May 1963
May 1963 #22
June 1963
June 1963 #23
July 1963
July 1963 #24
Sept 1963
Sept 1963 #25
Nov 1963
Nov 1963 #26
Feb 1964
Feb 1964 #27
Dec 1964
Dec 1964 #28
Apr 1965
Apr 1965 #29
June 1965
June 1965 #30
Last known issue