The text on the inside cover of the Gibson Specials folder describes what these 'Specials' actually are
From time to time circumstances allow the Gibson guitar company to make available special and/or limited production guitars.
Within this folder you will find specific information sheets on a widely diverse selection of instruments, Such as:
In all cases the instruments offered will provide a truly exceptional dollar value to the customer. You will find the unusual, the brand-new, and the bargain within this folder.
And, most importantly, they're all Gibsons!
In truth, most of the guitars in this folder could be placed in several of these categories at once. Close out models like the , Flying V were 'modified' with new finishes, whilst newer models like the The V, The Explorer, and the Firebird II were simultaneously limited production, test marketing and a modification of an existing design.
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