Meeting Minutes: May 6, 2017

The Arkansas Corvair Club met at Tom Brown’s Auto Upholstery shop at 3500 Parker Street, NLR, on Saturday, May 6. There were 28 ACC members in attendance and 7 members of the Central Oklahoma Corvair Association.

The meeting was called to order by president, Tom Brown, who welcomed the COCA members to our meeting/workshop. Our guests from Oklahoma were Pat and Delia Silver, Loren and Liz Capron, Jim Gailey, and James and Ann Ergenbright. The minutes from the April meeting were approved as read.

Elvis King gave the treasurer’s report. We have $4,552.32 in our treasury.

James Ergenbright, president of COCA, presented a summary of the schedule of the Great Plains Roundup to be held in Oklahoma City September 29-October 1. He encouraged all ACC members to attend.

Tom also welcomed David Blakey, founder of ACC, who was visiting from Clinton, Tennesee. David gave a brief history of the club and mentioned charter members who were at this meeting. In addition to David, they were B. J. Daughtery, Elvis King, Stew MacLeod, Joe Espejo, and Frank Campbell.

Old Business

Todd Sanders, newsletter editor, reminded members that he will resign from that position at the end of 2017 and urged someone to volunteer to keep our newsletter going.

New Business

Those present enjoyed a delicious meal with barbeque provided by Tom and Fay Brown and side dishes and desserts furnished by members.

Announcements

None

Upcoming Events

Car Show, Hardin Baptist Church, While Hall, June 3, 10:00am-1:30pm

CORSA International Convention, Independence, MO, June 27-July 1

Great Plains Roundup, Oklahoma City, September 29-October 1

J B King, Secretary