JUNE 1, 2017 MEMBERSHIP MEETING MINUTES
OREGON REGION CLASSIC CAR CLUB OF AMERICA
Members and Guests present:
Robert & Frankie Douglas, Rodger & Jan Eddy, John
Mitchell, Bill Jabs, Chris Cataldo, John Imlay, Larry
Schick, Laura Schick & Brian, Bob Earls, Roy Asbahr and
Director Bill Jabs called the meeting to order at 7:10
pm and circulated a signup sheet for the Strawberry
Bill asked Bob Douglas to report on the recent Packard
club tour to northern California. Bob said that it had
been a great tour that included Eureka, Ferndale, the
Redwoods, the California and Oregon coast and more. He
said that there were several CCCA members that were on
the tour. Bill is looking for photos of the tour.
Bill had Frankie Douglas report on the May 6th
Ladies Tea event. Frankie said that there were about
twenty of our ladies that attended and had a wonderful
time. They felt very special being chauffeured to the
tea house in such elegant cars and were already looking
forward to repeating the event next year.
A motion was passed to dispense with reading last
monthís meeting minutes.
Treasurer Howard Freedman was at the Experience in
Hickory Corners so there was no treasurerís report.
Evelyn Freedman was not present and no one present knew
of any member illnesses.
Bill Jabs said that the June 11th Strawberry
Social was fast approaching and he asked Rodger Eddy to
give details on where and when to meet that day to start
the short tour to Eagle Creek Lavender. Rodger said
that we would meet at 11:00 am at the south end of the
Oregon City shopping center on McLaughlin Blvd (Hwy 99)
immediately north of the I-205 bridge. We will depart
the parking lot at 11:15. Bring your own picnic lunch
and $5 per person to cover expenses for the strawberry
Bill reminded us of two upcoming events: the Grand
Classic in Sequim WA sponsored by PNW CCCA on June 24th
and 25th & the Forest Grove Concours July 16th.
John Imlay reported that Jerry Szerlip will be hosting a
picnic with live music in Junction City on July 1st.
Bob Douglas reported on each of three retirement/care
home cruise-ins coming up on June 15th, July
29th & Aug. 16th.
Rodger Eddy gave dates for five other interesting car
event options in June and July that your secretary was
too slow to get recorded with any degree of accuracy.
Newsletter Editorís Report:
Larry and Laura Schick requested photos and material for
the summer edition of the Hood Release.
Bill Jabs suggested that members offer to write articles
so that Larry and Laura do not have to do it all.
Roy Asbahr thanked Schickís for the superb job they did
with the article on his í41 Cadillac.
John Imlay presented a very interesting slide show of
many of the fabulous one-of-a-kind cars in the Ralph
Morano collection in New Jersey. John and his son had
the privilege of being given a 3 hour guided tour by Mr.
Morano who is one of the top collectors in the world.
Bill Jabs adjourned the meeting at 8:25 pm.