Wilma's Newsy Letter
March 2016

 
Knowing that all of you do not read clear through to the end of the helpful information that is compiled monthly for you, we are starting with 

GOOD OF THE ORDER:

Our fellow regional group member, Frank Weiler, has bravely taken on the 2016 Roster chore.  Please read any and al information he sends to you And respond to him ASAP. 

Lydia Stanton is nicely recouping from her outpatient surgery.

Debbie and Mike Sander now reside, along with all the car collection "stuff" formal of the Morgan Hill garages, in Oakhurst (Oakiehurst).  Send correspondence to P.O. Box 3795 and the reside at 3960 North Slope Lane, Oakhurst, CA 93644.  They do not have a land line as yet, so Mike has cell:  408-607-0121, Debbie has cell:  408-458-0398 and you can use the same old e-mail:  sandersmike@msn.com.

 

EVENTS, TOURS AND SWAP MEETS:

 

 Mar      6   Stockton - 99 Speedway swap Meet/Car Corral 20 - Admit. $5 - Info. 209-466-9999.

Mar      8   Sunnyvale - 10AM Breakfast - MTRG #32 - Black Bear Diner, 415 E. El Camino Real.

Mar    11  San Lorenzo - 7:00PM - GGRG 1- Corned Beef Pot-Luck hosted in the Fireside Room at the S.L. Community Church, 945 Paseo Grande - Info. Strohecker, 510-886-3283.  Bring a dish tosare, your own eating utensils, and do note the 7:00PM time change. 

 Mar     26  Castro Valley- 8:30AM - GGRG #1 - Board Meeting/Breakfast that is open to all members and guests at Dino's Restaurant, 20390 Lake Chabot Road.  

Mar     27  Easter Sunday!

 

Apr      7  San Mateo - 1PM - Lady's Luncheon at Mimi's CafĂ©, Bridgepointe Shopping Center, 2208 Bridgepointe - RSVP by Apr 2 to Barbara Solimine, 650-455-7843  dickey.barbara@gmail.com.

Apr      8  San Lorenzo - 8PM - GGRG #1 - General Meeting in the Fireside Room hosted by the Beall's a the S.L. Community Church, 945 Paseo Grande.

Apr 14-16 Bakersfield Swap Meet.

Apr     17  Campbell - All Ford Swap Meet.

Apr 22-24 Jackson - CSJRG #29 - Black Bart Tour - Stu Slattery, 2869 Beachcomber Cove, Chico, 95973.

Apr      24  Half Moon Bay Airport - Pacific Coast Dream Machines.

Apr      30  Castro Valley - 8:30AM - GGRG #1 - Board Meeting/Breakfast that is open to all members and guests at Dino's Restaurant, 20390 Lake Chabot Roadl

 

May       7  Alameda - GGRG #1 - Swap Meet - Info. Bancroft, Palmer or Strohecker (Friday set-up).

May       7  San Lorenzo - 15th Annual Arroyo Car Show - Benefits Arroyo High School sports program.

May       8  Mother's Day!

May     14  San Lorenzo - 8PM - GGRG #1 - General Meeting in the Fireside Room hosted by the Walz at the S.L. Community Church, 945 Paseo Grande.

May     15  Petaluma Fairgrounds - RERG #27 - 42nd Swap Meet - Space $25 - 5AM gates open w/free parking & entry for buyers - Info. Dave Peterson 707-527-9183 or 1davepete@comcast.net/

May     15  Redwood City -8AM - 41st Friendship Day - Gate fee $15 - Info. MPOTAC.org.

May     21  Castro Valley - 8:30 AM - GGRG #1 - Board Meeting/Breakfast that is open to all members and guests at Dino's Restaurant, 20390 Lake Chabot Road.

May 26-29 Burney - Burney Fall Annual Tour - Info. Redwood Empire R.G. #27.

May     30  Hayward - 9:30AM - GGRG #1 - Leave from Pino's, 25227 2nd St. - Arrive at Lone Tree Cemetery - Memorial Day Celebration - Info. Strohecker, 510-886-3283 or stroh32@hotmail.com.

 

PARTS WANTED/FOR SALE:

WANTED:  32 N.O.S. Front cross member, 32 Pedal assembly, 32 V-8 Fan 15 1/2" x 4 1/2", 32-34 Shift lever 32-34 Trunk handle (Original), 33-34 Pitman arm, 32-34 Gs assembly and 35 Head light rings.  Contact Jim Derickson:925-672-8431 or James5536@asnd.net.

FOR SALE:  Good variety of parts, Ed Kenney:  510-782-6639 or edandmarilyn@gmail.com.

FOR SALE:  1936 good stuff and parts, John Swanberg:  650-341-0573.

FOR SALE:  1936 Ford "big project" pickup, Bob Nicholson's friend:  415-346-8486.

 

GOOD OF THE ORDER:

Pam & Tom Johnston have donated their 1940 Ford Opera Coupe to the Early Ford V-8 Foundation for the purpose of raising building funds.  ONLY 4,000 raffle tickets at $10 each will be sold by calling 260-27-8022 or by sending your check made payable to the Early Ford V-8 Foundation, P.O. Box 284, Auburn, IN 46706.  Raffle promotion will be in the V-8 Tim, Foundation News or on website:  fordv8foundation.org. 

"BUY THE FOOT"  The donation is $150.00 per q. foot for the new V-8 Foundation building expansion of 8700 square feet.  Send your check to:  The Early V-8 Foundation, P.O. Box 284, Auburn, IN 46706 or pay online:  http://fordv8foundation.org/store.html or e-mail:  info@fordv8foundation.org or for credit card payment call Josh:  260-667-3775.  Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

 

SIDE NOTE: "Show me a lazy man and I'll hire him every time.  He'll find the fastest and easiest way to get the o done." - Henry Ford