MARCH 1, 2018 MEMBERSHIP MEETING MINUTES
OREGON REGION CLASSIC CAR CLUB OF AMERICA
Larry & Laura Schick, John Imlay, Mona Marsh and
Orville Crull, Chris Cataldo, Rodger & Jan Eddy, Bob
Douglas, Howard Freedman, Bill Price, Bill Jabs, Matt
Hackney, Roy Asbahr, Dave Wolmer, Bob Earls and Larry &
Jabs called the meeting to order at 7:15 pm.
A motion was passed to dispense with reading last
month’s meeting minutes.
Treasurer Howard Freedman reported a balance of
$10,892.77 and said that about $900 of that was yet to
be paid out for this year’s September tour.
Pat Cox reported that she had made several contacts and
everyone seemed to be well.
Matt Hackney said
that he had seen George Riehl and he is doing OK. Matt
had also talked to George Choban and he was sounding
Bill Jabs reminded us of the upcoming Portland and PIR
swap meets on April 6th thru 8th
and April 5th thru 7th
reported that he is still working on rescheduling the
postponed Cornelius tour and said that there would be a
couple of turn-of-the-century San Francisco cable cars
on display when we do go.
reported that the Studebaker club will be having a tour
to Guide Dogs for the Blind on March 24th and
he said that we have been invited to join them.
reported that Dennis Gilman had put together a great
tour to the mid-Willamette Valley on May 5th
& 6th. He said that one of the
many tour highlights would be a stop at Jerry Szerlip/BJ
Bennett’s place for a BBQ dinner. The total tour cost
will be about $200 per couple and payment for the
arranged lodging is on an individual basis.
reported that this year’s September tour arrangements
are complete and he is only waiting to receive
confirmation on ferry reservations.
Bill Jabs said
that both the June 16th Strawberry Social and
July 5th membership meeting BBQ will be held at Dabney
State Park which is very close to Lewis & Clark State
Park on highway 30.
Membership chairman Bill Price had no new membership
activity to report. He said that he had been contacting
members who had not yet paid their 2018 dues to
encourage them to do so.
Newsletter editors Larry & Laura Schick reported that
the next edition of the Hood Release would
be going to the printer at the end of next week. Howard
Freedman said that he would like to be able to include
the new 2018 Directory in that mailing. Larry said that
he had set up a meeting to visit Alex Haugland to do an
article on his ’38 Bentley.
Bob Douglas reported that there will be display of
streamlined cars and motorcycles at the Portland Art
Museum from June 16th thru September 16th.
He also said that the Packard club was working on a tour
in the Ashland area in May of 2019 and the expectation
is that cars will be coming from all over the west
Bill Jabs said
that he needed material for upcoming meeting programs He
asked for volunteers to do reports on projects that they
are working on. He also suggested that members who have
not yet sent photos of their cars to George Potter
consider doing so now.
Howard Freedman and Bob Earls provided the program by
showing a cartoon and a few vintage Jam-Handy training
adjourned the meeting at 8:15 pm.