JULY 6, 2017 MEMBERSHIP MEETING MINUTES
OREGON REGION CLASSIC CAR CLUB OF AMERICA
Members and Guests present:
Rodger & Jan Eddy, Howard & Evelyn Freedman, Bill Jabs
and his guest Dave Wolmer, Chris Cataldo, Bob Earls,
Dave Charvet, Bill Price and Larry & Pat Cox.
Director Bill Jabs called the meeting to order at 7:115
pm and introduced his guest Dave Wolmer. Dave has been
a Portland area resident for 50 years and he said that
he loves older cars.
A motion was passed to dispense with reading last
month’s meeting minutes.
Treasurer Howard Freedman reported a gross treasury
balance of $7,610.41 of which $1,800.00 are fall tour
receipts. The net balance is therefore $5,810.41.
Evelyn Freedman reported that Orville Crull had been in
the hospital but was now back home.
Bill Jabs asked for a report on the recent Strawberry
Social. Several members commented that it had been a
beautiful day and very enjoyable event.
Howard Freedman reported on the recent PNR Grand Classic
in Sequim. He said that four of our cars were there and
that they did very well in the judging.
Bill Jabs reported on the day tour and picnic in
Junction City at members Jerry Szerlip/B.J. Bennett’s
beautiful home. He said that it was a fabulous setting
and that the guitar playing of Brooks Robertson was
excellent. About 200 people were in attendance.
Bill also reminded us of the upcoming Forest Grove
Concours on July 16th. He said that they
were expecting a record number of about 400 cars to be
Rodger Eddy said that the Tippy Canoe cruise-in was
coming up on July 19th. We will meet at the
Gateway shopping center at 102nd & Halsey and
depart at 6:15 pm. He expects traffic to be heavy at
Howard Freedman gave us a fall tour update and said that
he, Rodger, Bob and George had run the tour route
recently. Member Brad Ipsen showed them several great
places to stop along the way in the Winthrop area.
Howard said that all reservations for lodging and meals
had been made and everything was under control. Don’t
forget the need for passports as we will be going into
Canada. There will be twenty people on the tour.
Newsletter Editor’s Report:
Newsletter editor Larry Schick was not present but
Howard said Larry told him that the summer edition of
the Hood Release would be sent out by the
end of July.
Bill Price said he had no new news other than to say
that he was ready to sign up our guest Dave Wolmer
(which happened before the meeting had concluded).
Bill Jabs reported that he had recently met up with Bill
Price and Matt Hackney in San Francisco to visit the
Academy of Arts School there. The academy was founded
and has been in the ownership of the Steven’s family
since the early twenty’s and unexpectedly they have a
huge collection of fabulous classic cars. Bill showed
about 100 slides of cars that they saw and he and Bill
Price told what they had learned about some to the most
Bill Jabs said that he was in need of a program for our
August meeting. He adjourned the meeting at about 8:15