GNYR’s September 2017 Meeting Presentation

Althea Travis arranged for us to have a wonderful guest, Mr. Doug Bassemir. Doug recreated a cross country trip that his grandfather took 100 years ago in a 1917 Maxwell. His grandfather worked for Maxwell at the time and thought so highly of the product, he bought one and made the trip. Doug became highly […]

North Hempstead Beach Park 2015

By Jerry Malkes Brave souls endured summer’s heat to come to this delightful car show on August 24th at the former Bar Beach. We were well received and served food with a “run of the house.” There were many vendors and interesting items to view and purchase. Paul Parnes who always annually organizes this show […]

St. Alban’s Car Show 2015

by Jerry Malkes St. Alban’s is one of my favorite shows as it entertains our veterans. September 2nd was the perfect day for a car show. We had about 40 cars and were quickly ushered in by Paul Parnes, Genie Feminella and Harry Verity. We were fed with a usual breakfast of bagels and coffee. […]

The 49th Annual Old Westbury Gardens Spring Meet

by Keith Gramlich You could not have written the script better. A gorgeous day, a gold coast mansion and grounds, well over 400 collector automobiles and all the great people to along with it. Normally, I would say, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. However, when you couple all these […]

The 49th Annual Old Westbury Gardens Spring Meet Class Awards

Antiques: 1st – Bove, Kenneth, 1926 Ford 2nd – Smith, Walter, 1932 Ford 3rd – Waller, Bruce, 1928 Hudson Classic: 1st – Kroplick, Howard, 1937 Chrysler 2nd – Ciardullo, Frank, 1930 Cadillac 3rd – Hunsberger, Joe, 1946 Lincoln 1934 -1939: 1st – Sharik, Milan, 1937 Dodge 2nd – Catania, Arthur, 1937 Dodge 3rd – Figurito, […]

A Trip to the Bayport Aerodrome

An Insight into Blending A Love of Motorized Transit by Althea Travis Another summer trip done with collaborative effort, was the trip to the Bayport Aerodrome. GNYR was joined by members of the Model A Ford Club and hosted by Bill Clifford, GNYR member, and a Model A Club member, and Early Flyer Frank Licari. […]

The GNYR Gets “Pumped” for August Pre-Meeting Show and Tell!

by Keith Gramlich Before our last meeting on August 7th , attending “early birds” were treated to a bit of “Petrol-iana”, as Rich and Trish Poggio from Miller Place, NY brought a number of their beautifully restored vintage gas pumps, oil pumps, map holders and other items normally found in a gas station before I […]