AACA - CHESAPEAKE REGION

          Past Newsletter Articles - 2014-2019

Year 2014

Year 2015

Year 2016

Year 2017 - (Reference your monthly newsletter edition)

January 2017

  • Baltimore Mayor's Christmas Parade - 2016
  • Charles Gillet Garage Tour
  • Elizabeth's Toy Drive
  • The Woodpeckers' Club Since 1948- by Ken Stevenson

February 2017

  • AACA Annual Meeting Preparation
  • 1939 Ford Restoration - By Don Ramsburg
  • Missing Phrases of His Youth - by Tom Dawson

March 2017

  • AACA Annual Meeting
  • Baltimore Auto Show
  • Boyhood Dreams Become Reality - By Francis Werneth
  • Ford Flathead Engine Swap Issues - By Don Ramsburg
  • First Car: 1940 DeSoto Sedan - By Ferd Driver
  • Ellicott City Storefront With 1931 Ford Model A - By Dan & Terry Materazzi

April 2017

  • Baltimore Saint Patrick's Day Parade
  • Collector Car Swap Meet
  • Ron King's "Kingsmen" Wow The Crowd - By Bill Wurzell
  • Uncommon Tenacity When Purchasing Hie "Rampside" - By Phil Hack
  • DeSoto Owners Club "Spring Fling" - By Bill Wurzell

May 2017

  • Ladies Tea
  • Restoration Shops Tour
  • The Prez's New Ride
  • Gary Ruby's Crown Victoria Wins Awards - By Bill Wurzell

June 2017

  • Bowman Museum Tour
  • Paintless Dent Doctor
  • Phil Exhibited Uncommon Tenacity When Purchasing His 'Rampside' - By Phil Hack
  • Old Family Photos Bring Back Fond Memories to Tom Golden - By Thomas Golden

July 2017

  • Maryland Glenn L.Martin Aviation Museum
  • Baltimore GM Operations Tour

August 2017

  • Chesapeake Region Hosting the 2018 AACA Eastern Spring Meet
  • The Chesapeake Bulletin is Going Electronic
  • Towson 4th of July Parade
  • Antique Car Show at the Fire Museum of Maryland
  • Labor of Love on a Cold Day in November of 1996 - By Jon Clulow
  • Old Family Photos Bring Back Fond Memories - By Thomas Golden

September 2017

  • Howard County Fair Car Show Goes Out On A High Note
  • What A Great Day For A (Private Collection) Tour
  • The Cadillac/LaSalle Club 2017 Grand National Meet - August 1-5
  • Chesapeake Region Members Score Awards At The 'All GM Show'
  • Activity Director Looking For 2018 Baltimore Auto Show Participants
  • Perfect Weather, Great Cars, Beautiful Setting - Baltimore Museum of Industry Show
  • DeSoto Owners Caravan to National DeSoto Convention - By Bill Wurzel
  • Old Movies, Old Cars - By Bill Wurzell

October 2017

  • Autumn Harvest Show - A Day With Sun, Chrome and Friends!
  • Hagley Museum Show Well Worth The Trip To Delaware
  • How Chesapeake Region Started - By Willard J. Prentice

November 2017

  • AACA Eastern Fall Meet at Hershey Region, Spectacular as Always.
  • Club Picnic For 2017 Was a Gastronomical Delight!
  • Chesapeake Region Members Collect Awards at the Calvert Hall Show
  • Member Frank C. Fields Passes Away After a Lingering Illness
  • Antique Car Show at the Fire Museum of Maryland
  • Technical Advisor Gary Ruby Reports on Awards at the Hershey AACA Fall Meet
  • The 2017 Rockville Antique & Classic Car Show Did Not Disappoint.
  • Chesapeake Region Members at the HCCP Meet in Media, Pennsylvania

December 2017

  • 145 Chesapeake Region Members and Guests Attend Annual Banquet
  • Kidde Company Recalls Fire Extinguishers
  • Buzz Diehl Captures 'Spirit' and 'Photographer Of The Year' Awards

Year 2018 - (Reference your monthly newsletter edition)

January 2018

  • Baltimore Mayor's Christmas Parade - 2017
  • Jack O'Hara's 1947 Ford Deluxe Convertible Lives On - By Ken Stevenson
  • Miss Frostburg, Vying for Miss Maryland Title is Fighting Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
  • Larry Butcher Purchases His Second V12-Powered Lincoln - By Larry Butcher
  • Member Donald Andrews Passes Away After a Recent Hospitalization

February 2018

  • Keith Elza Automobile Memorabilia Tour
  • More Than Half of Midsize SUV Headlight - Marginal or Poor
  • Former DeSoto Dealers in the Baltimore Area - By Francis Werneth

March 2018

  • AACA Annual Meeting - Events, Awards and Scholarship
  • Baltimore Motor Trend International Auto Show

April 2018

  • Annual Collector Car Swap Meet
  • Saint Patrick's Parade
  • Proposed ByLaws Update
  • AACA President's Cup Winner: Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Haines
  • Passing of Fifty-Year Member Lester Horn.
  • A Tale of Two 1950 Ford Custom Coupes - Cecil Polan
  • Seat Belt Install in His Woodie Wagon - Phil Hack
  • A Tribute to Charles B. Gillet - A Remarkable Man & Patriot - Bill Wurzell

May 2018

  • Scouting Party Checks out "Classic Auto Mall" in Morgantown Pennsylvania
  • Ed Butler's Experiences at the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance
  • Dan Materazzi Witnesses a Rare Rolls-Royce Uncovering in an Ellicott City Backyard

June 2018

  • 'Thank You' Luncheon At Manor Tavern Restaurant
  • On The Road Again - The Ruby's Invade Auburn, Indiana
  • Larry Butcher Has Had His Share Of Garages Over The Years
  • Frank Donato Of Liberty Performance Automotive Passes Away
  • DeSoto and Plymouth Club 'Spring Fling' in Sykesville, MD
  • Chesapeake Region Display at Calvert Hall College High School

July 2018

  • AACA Grand National Meet in Greensburg, PA
  • Tour To Classic Auto Mall in Morgantown, PA

August 2018

  • WE DID IT - 2018 Eastern Spring Meet
  • Treasured Motorcar Services Consolidates in Manchester, Maryland
  • Local 4th of July Parades

September 2018

  • Perfect Weather for the Fire Museum Show
  • Vintage Chevrolet Club Show at Reisterstown Regional Park
  • Maryland DeSoto Owners Club Joins Air Mail Service Centennial Celebration

October 2018

  • Perfect Day For The Annual "Museum Of Industry Show"
  • President Paula runs for a seat on the AACA Board of Directors
  • Eastern Division Spring Meet Thank You Dinner
  • Dan Materazzi's 1991 Corvette ZR-1
  • Hagley Museum car show with Gary and Vicky Wilmer

November 2018

  • Gary Wilmer and Scott Chaney attend 2018 Pebble Beach
  • Restoration shop tour of Lucky Seven in Stewartstown, PA
  • 2018 CRAACA Annual Picnic
  • Phil and Shelly Hack at the Ocean City Cruise-In

December 2018

  • Membership Banquet and Awards
  • Student Membership Scholarship Awards
  • The Interstate Highway System
  • AACA and AACA Library Reach Agreement
  • Gary Wilmer and Painless Paint Doctor

January 2019

  • Baltimore Mayor's Christmas Parade
  • Is the 2002-2005 Ford Thunderbird the Next Big Thing?
  • Jack Treadwell's 1969 Camaro Z28 Restoration

February 2019

  • The Upcoming 2019 AACA Annual Meeting
  • The Upcoming Baltimore Auto Show
  • Jerry and Helen's 1961 Cadillac
  • Local UFO Incidents
  • The New AACA Headquarters Building

March 2019

  • The 2019 AACA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia
  • The 2019 Baltimore Auto Show
  • A Visit to the Classic Car Mall

April 2019

  • Baltimore Saint Patrick Parade
  • Collector Car Swap Meet
  • Jack Anderson's 1956 Nomad Odyssey - Part 1 of 2

May 2019

  • Classic Auto Mall Visit
  • DeSoto Owners Club of Maryland Event
  • Jack Anderson's 1956 Nomad Odyssey - Part 2 of 2

June 2019

  • Hi-Land Farm Open House Vehicle Display
  • Collector Car Swap Meet "Thanks" Luncheon
  • Calvert Hall Car Display
  • Maryland Driver License Changes
  • DeSoto and Plymouth Clubs Spring Fling

July 2019

  • Maryland Air National Guard Family Day Car Display
  • AACA Grand National
  • Newsletter Editor Bill Wurzell's Goodyear Airship Flight

August 2019

  • Fire Museum of Maryland Show
  • AACA Grand National - Auburn, Indiana

September 2019

  • Tour: Nicola Bulgari Center for American Automobile Heritage - Allentown, PA
  • Excursion: Mecum Collector Car Auction - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Excursion: Eastern Shore - Suicide Bridge Restaurant - Hurlock, Maryland

October 2019

  • Antique Car Show at the Baltimore Museum of Industry - Baltimore, Maryland
  • Ed Hug's 1930 Ford Model A Tudor
  • A visit to the AACA Grand National

November 2019

  • Autumn Harvest Collector Car Show - Manchester, MD
  • World Class Sports Car or Hot Rod - By Don Ramsburg
  • Greetings From Down Under - By Paula Ruby

December 2019

  • Annual Membership Banquet - Friendly Farm Restaurant - Upperco, MD
  • Sunshine Grille Car Show