Wilma's Newsy Letter
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:
OCT 9 San Lorenzo-8:00P.M.-GGRG #1-General Meeting hosted by the Walz in the Fireside Room of the S.L. Community Church, 945 Paseo Grande.
OCT 9-11 Miranda Gardens Tour-RERG #27-Trabucco-Info. 707-539-2867.
OCT 17 Castro Valley-8:30A.M.-GGRG #1-Board Meeting/Breakfast that is open to all members at Dino's Restaurant, 20390 Lake Chabot Road.
OCT 17 Milpitas-Veterans Commission 3rd Annual Car Show-7:00A.M to 4:00P.M.-Covoc Center Plaza, 455 E. Calaveras Blvd.-$30-All makes, models, years welcome.
OCT 18-20 Pacific Grove Tour-Call Repp at 650-591-0958 or Sanders at 408-792-8964 for info!
OCT 24 Alameda-GGRG #1 co-hosting 2nd Swap Meet w/the Alameda Navel Air Museum-Info. contact Hal Bancroft, Jim (J.C.) Palmer or Mark Strohecker.
NOV 1 San Mateo-GGREG #1-Bob Dupont Memorial Bean Bash-10:00A.M. to dusk-Bring a can of beans of your choice, a dish to share, eating utensils, a chair to set upon, BBQ is available and remember your mini swap meet items.-Info. email@example.com or 650-343-8956.
NOV 13 San Lorenzo-8:00P.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. McCain 707-575-3504 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOV 21 Castro Valley-8:30A.M.-GGRG #1-Board Meeting/Breakfast that is open to all members at Dino's Restaurant, 20390 Lake Chabot Road.
DEC 19 SAN LENDRO - RG #1 - CHRISTMAS PARTY AT ELIO'S RESTAURANT - INFO. TO FOLLOW.
PLAN AHEAD FOR NEXT YEAR:
Apr 22-24 Jackson - Annual Black Bart Tour - Info. Central San Joaquin RG #29.
June 12-16 Tulsa, Oklahoma National Meet - Info. in V-8 Times.
Aug 8-11 Gettysburg, Pennsylvania - Eastern National Meet - Info. in V-8 Times.
PARTS WANTED/FOR SALE:
Dan Schwartz recently purchased a 1934 5 window coupe and needs a front seat. Call 916-962-3521.
Ed Kenney has parts and stuff for sale. Call 510-782-6639.
John Swanberg has 1936 car parts for sale. Call 650-341-0573.
Dinesh Perera, P.O. Box 51052, Palo Alto, CA 94303, email@example.com.
GOOD OF THE ORDER:
North Virginia RG #96 has their 11th consecutive calendar for sale at $15 if you pick-up at the Fall Hershey Swap Meet or $18 USPS mail. Would make a great Christmas Gift! Reserve a calendar by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org), mail (6214 Militia Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039) or phone Cliff Green (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 you check to: The Early Ford V-8 Foundation, P.O. B284, Auburn, IN 46706.
Debbie & Scot Kohler had NO damage from the Butte fire that was only 1 1/2 mile from their property. After staying 4 days with friends in Angels Camp and with the electricity turned back on, they were allowed back home the 16th of Sept. They said "Sadly a few of our car club friends lost everything".
We have received our 80 "Neon Ford V-8 Sign Give-A-Way" raffle tickets that we purchased from the Mohawk Valley R.G. #59. The drawing will be held Oct. 9th at the Fall Hershey Swap Meet.
Mary Elizabeth Cumming, June 26, 1968- August 11, 2015. Mary is the daughter of our longtime members/friends Linda and George Cumming. Mary passed after a short illness. Her life was celebrated Sept. 26th at the Castro Valley Jess C. Spencer Mortuary. Donations to the Salvation Army, or a charity of your choice, were suggested.
October 1, 1908, Henry Ford introduced the Model T.