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 […]

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. […]

Now You Have Done It!

by Althea Travis You spoke loud and clear – and Neal DeLeo and I have responded to your request. Actually, Howard Kroplick, our dynamic speaker at last month’s meeting, gave our next event a jump start. Those who were at Howard’s presentation will recall that Howard spoke of the key role that his “mechan-ician”, plays, […]

Chinese Auction Event

By Althea Travis As the New Year began, a conversation with GNYR member Caudieu Cook became the inspiration to schedule another Chinese Auction. Like many of our club members, particularly after the holidays, Caudieu was looking forward to bringing some items that he did not need to the Chinese Auction, and then, perhaps, to find […]

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What the Club is Doing This Year

by Althea Travis You may have recalled a recent article in our newsletter mentioning all of the activities that are possibilities for this coming year. Then the snows of January and February came and our meetings were cancelled. We didn’t get to discuss the many options that we have. Two events have been scheduled already […]

October 2013 Pavement Happenings

By Jerry Docair Malkes As we wind down the car season, there are two major events I look forward to. Both concern our veterans and both are in St. Alban’s, Queens. On September 11th, the Patriot’s Day Parade and Car Show was at St. Alban’s Hospital. This is done to “support our veterans and honor […]

September 2013 Pavement Happenings

By Jerry Docair Malkes As the previous edition was put to bed, I only attended one car event. That was at City Hall in Long Beach and it was a very enjoyable time. I just wanted to sound off in this column. I realize that these are different times since I joined the GNYR….upward gas […]