Keep the pictures coming. Thinking about the "lack of power" complaint, it could very well have been the overdrive failing to "kick down", not uncommon. I don't remember the reasons, been too long. Not usually serious, if I remember right.
1949 F-4 Built to drive--script bed.
1956 F350 Stock rebuilt script bed
2007 F150 SC. Driven once in a whle.
If there’s one thing that the government is highly skilled at, it is creating excessive amounts of bureaucracy and extra layers of red tape for people to wade through.