Wilma's Newsy Letter
November 2015

 
Remember to attend several of the events listed below and support the hard working people that planned them for you to enjoy. 

EVENTS, TOURS AND SWAP MEETS:

Nov    11      VETERAN'S DAY - Fly your flags high and proud.

Nov    13      San Lorenzo - 8:00 P.M. - GGRG #1 - General Meeting hosted by Lenz in the Fireside Room of the S.L. Community Church, 945 Paseo Grande.

Nov    15      Santa Rosa - RERG #27 - Turkey Trot - Info. McClain 707-575-3504 or justmcc@aol.com.

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

 Nov    21      Concord - 2:00P.M. - DVRG #31- Turkey Trot - Skipolini's Pizza, 2001 Salvio St., Concord - $5 per hand - Info. Jones 925-878-8425 or Charron 925-937-2990.

 

Dec      6      Rohnert Park - 10 A.M. to 2 P.M. - RERG #27 - Christmas Brunch & Installation - $30 per couple/$15 single - Pre-payment by Nov. 18 to Bill Crackbon, 4925 Rinwood Dr., Santa Rosa, CA 95409 - Questions/more details:  707-538-4227. 

Dec    12      Castro Valley - 8:30 A.M. - GGRG #1 - Board Meeting/Breakfast that is open to all members and guests at Dino's Restaurant, 20390 Lake Chabot Road.

Dec    20      Mountain View - 11 A.M. to 3 P.M. - MTRG #32 - Christmas Lunch - For menu selections, prices and more details:  Jim Holmes, 804 Fountain Park Lane, Mountain View, CA 94043 or call 650-964-7001.

 

 

PLAN AHEAD FOR NEXT YEAR:

Jan      2      Castro Valley - 1:00 P.M. to ? - GGRG #1 - Happy Hang Over Party - Catered affair at the Wilkerson Abode.  Come to the next board meeting to help plan!

Apr   22-24  Jackson - Black Bart Annual Tour - Info. Central San Joaquin RG #29.

June 12-16  Tulsa Oklahoma - Central National Meet - Info. see your V-8 Times.

Aug    8-11  Gettysburg, Pennsylvania - Eastern National Meet - Info. see your V-8 Times. 

 

PARTS WANTED/FOR SALE:

Ed Kenney has parts and stuff for sale.  Call 510-782-6639 or edandmarilyn@gmail.com.

John Swanberg has 1936 parts and stuff for sale.  Call 650-341-0573.

Bruce Cumming has a Fiesta red & white 1956 Ford Fairlane Victoria 2D HT for sale.  It is equipped with a 292 V-8, 3 speed stick, rebuild overdrive, AM-FM T&C radio, radials, YOM CA plates, and restored in 2005 - $29,500 or best offer - Call 650-591-3211.

 

NEW MEMBERS:

Brian & Cheryl Silveira, 6820 Snake Road, Oakland, CA 94611, brian_silveira2002@yahoo.com.

 

GOOD OF THE ORDER:

North Virginia RG #96 has their 11th consecutive calendar for sale at $15 if picked-up or $18 via USPS mail.  It would make a great Christmas gift!  Reserve a calendar by e-mail dcliftongreen@gmail.com  or mail 6214 Militia Court, Fairfax, VA 22039 or telephone Cliff Green at 703-426-2662.

The Early Ford V-8 Foundation has a tax deductible donation offer "BUY THE FOOT".  The Donation is $150 per square foot for the building expansion of 8700 sq. feet.  Send your check to:  The Early Ford V-8 Foundation, P.O. Box 284, Auburn, IN 46706.

Cleaning Tip:  Try using "Mop & Glow" on your running boards to make them look like new.  They dry to a nice flat finish following directions.  I learned this tip from the NVRG #96 Valve Chatter newsletter. 

To learn the outcome of our 2nd joint Swap Meet, with the Alameda Air Museum, come to the next club meeting. IT IS NOT WHAT WE SAY ABOUT OUR BLESSINGS, BUT

 

IT IS NOT WHAT WE SAY ABOUT OUR BLESSINGS, BUT HOW WE USE THEM,
IS THE TRUE MEASURE OF OUR THANKSGIVING.  HAPPY THANKSGIVING!