Suncoast  Corvairs

Florida’s Oldest Corvair Club

Vair Air

 

CORSA Member Chapter #336

April 2008 Volume 35 #4

 

 

NEXT MEETING May 10th, 2008

 

 

 

The next meeting : Next meeting is May 10th (Saturday morning) from 9:30am - 10:30 am

Location:

The next meeting will be at Acme Glass & Mirror at 9:30 - 10:30 am. The meeting room is located at 4700 Nebraska Ave., Tampa, Florida  33603, # (813) 238-5710.  Club will furnish coffee, water and doughnuts.

Newsletter Submissions:

Letters and Articles for the Vair Air should be submitted to : Priscilla Worthington, Editor  6695 52nd Way, Pinellas Park, Florida  33781 E-mail   WIOPUS@AOL.com

Club Officers:

President - Jim Worthington, (727) 522-1930            Vice-President - Joe Martinez, (813) 885-3190

Treasurer - Carol Smith, (727) 525-5150                 Secretary - Tina Melerine, (813) 885-3190

Newsletter Editor - Priscilla Worthington                Activities Chairman - Rodney Smith, (727) 525-5150

Members at Large - OPEN

 

Web Site:   http://www.corvair.org/chapters/chapter336/.  Send your photos to Cathy Lee at clee14@email.com

 

Dues can be sent to the Treasurer, Carol Smith at 3001 34th Ave North, St. Pete., FL  33713.

Dues run from January 1st to December 31st each year. 

 

Meeting:

 

 

Minutes = Suncoast Corvair Club -

 

 

 

The meeting was brought to order by President Jim Worthington at 9:40 a.m.  We had 20 members present.  A motion was made by Bill Harris and seconded by Bob Bentz to accept the minutes as printed in the Vair Air.  The Treasurer’s report was given by Carol Smith.  A motion was made by Bob Bentz and seconded by Joe Martinez to accept the Treasurer’s report.  Welcome new members, Joe Brown, Mark Winther, Mark Salussolia and guest, Rex Sugars.  Welcome to all! 

 

 

 

 

 

Old Business -  At the Plant City 6 Corviars from the club showed up.  The club picnic was a success!  There were 10 Corvairs and 33 members showed up.  The hot dogs and burgers turned out great thanks to Rodney and Carol.  Thanks to Joe Berard for donating the Corvair model for the club house.  It’s all the wall, Joe!!  Thanks to Clark’s Corvair  for donating the gift certificates.  Thanks to all who brought door prizes!  Thanks to Laura Bentz for giving the Mary Kay facial.  Those who participated had a good time.  Thanks again to those you graciously helped Jim wax my (Priscilla’s) Corvair.  Sure did shine!  The Veterans show was a success also.  Seven Corvairs showed up.  Had a great parking spot up front.  Wade won a trophy from the Veteran’s show.  For the Corviar show within a show the following won:  1st place for Late, Rodney and Carol Smith, 2nd place for Late, Joe Berard, 1st place for Early, Mark Winther, 2nd place Early, Ed Bittman,  Best of show, Mike and Cathy Lee.  Thanks to our sponsors, Acme Glass, Elite Cabinets and Bob’s Corvair Parts. 

 

 

 

New Business -  We need photos for our web site and stories for the Vair Air.    Cathy Lee has volunteered to be our new web master.  T-Shirts are still for sale at the club house.    The Downshifters would like to challenge us to a bowling tournament.  More to follow.  Ed had the Corvair movie to show for those who have not yet seen it.  Cruise to the Fellowship Baptist Church today (4-12) after the meeting in Thonotosassa.  Motion was made to adjourn by  Rodney Smith at 10:30 a.m. and seconded by Wade Ullery. 

 

Submitted by

Tina Melerine

Secretary     

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

       

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

 

 

May                                                                                      June                                                                     July            

Biff Burger Car Show                                                Old Town Anniversary Nite                Cruise to Don Garlit

May 18th, Sunday                                                       June 7th                                             July 19th, Saturday

(727) 527-5297 for more info.                     Kissimmee, FL                                   Ocala, FL

                                                                                                                                                                              Details to follow

 

 

           

 

 

 

Cruise - In Spots:  Will return next month.

 

 

 

FOR SALE

 

 

 

For Sale:  Call Bill, (727) 734-3394 Day or (727) 784-2393 Night, 66 A/C GM $200.00, NOS vac. advance $20.00, gas heater $200.00.

 

 

 

For Sale:  Free of rot, salt free diet, shine lite brite looks of just out of box, emblems to too two, yes sir ree, $250.  Late windshields, new ones are $800 - made over seas, order thru warehouse, zero tint.

Decipher rot free Kosher chrome/stainless, Phoenix Charlie, 2902 N 60th Dr., Phoenix, AZ  85033, Phone:  623-247-3272.

 

For Sale: 1966 Corvair Monza Standard shift recent restore, 110 engine Maroon ext. Black Interior Phone 813 677-8217 Mike Lee

 

 

WANTED

 

 

 

Wanted:  66 factory headrests, 66 4 way flasher,   Call Bill 727-734-3394 Day, 727-784-2393 Night.

 

 

 

 

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