the Livin' is Easy!
December of 1962, the continuing sales climb demanded factory expansion.
General manager, Harold Warner announced a project to add an additional
411,000 square feet of floor space and the conversion of 200,000 square
feet of to manufacturing.
the last the 1964 model rolled off of the assembly line, cutting torches
and excavators for the new conveyor pits moved in.
weeks later, on August 24, 1964, the first
1965 models began to come off the line.
you know you can NOW read the Tailfin right here?!!
them while they Last!
Doug has ten commemorative t-shirts left over from the 33rd
Annual BOPC Show. These are white, heavy-duty shirts with the logo on
the front and the large BOPC graphic on the reverse. He has only XL and
XXL remaining. These sold for $20 at the show, but can be had for $10
until they run out. Just give Doug a call, or send him a check made out
to Peach State CLC.
The Month Of August 2014
Friday Cruise-In, Downtown Canton GA (On Going)
ready for Canton's Downtown celebration, called "First Friday,"
which gets rolling around 4:30 PM on June 6th. They block off downtown
Canton and have a street fair with lots of classic cars. Food, cars,
friends, free time to hang out and talk the talk.
First Friday was really great. But June 6 could be the biggest and
best ever, with the combination of show cars and beautiful bikes. Activities
Director Tom Di Nucci said, "I believe if the weather holds this will
be the best one ever! Great food, music and a fun family night out."
to the large crowd expected, we are asking anyone who would like to show
their vehicle to get there by 4:30 and to please stay til 9:00 PM. With
large groups of people walking the streets, it's the only way to keep
things safe. The Hoagie Shop will be open until 8:00 that evening, so
bring the family and come on down (or UP)!
Staters! Sorry for the late notice, but work got in the way. We have a
great new event for you, so mark your calendars for August
flyer attached tells you what you need to know. Short version: Meet
us at 9:00 AM at the Copper Coin Coffee Shop
in Woodstock. Tom will give you the directions and the rules of the road.
We will drive our classic cars roughly 90 miles in a circle around
northwest Georgia, picking up clues to score points. We end up at
Camasini's Italian Grill in Woodstock. Winning driver and navigator will
received their lunch for free!
of us will hang around afterwards for the Canton Cruise-in at Riverstone
Mall, 4:00 PM through dark. Fun!
need for pre-registration, but PLEASE give Tom and Linda a call to let
them know if you plan on joining us. Contact information is in the flyer.
If you can't come we will see you on the next one. Regrets are not
16th AFTERNOON: Po Boys Cruise-in Riverstone Shopping Center Canton, GA
4:00 PM - dark
23rd Dream Cars at the High Museum 9:00 AM til after lunch (reservations
24th Cadillac Clinic at Winch’s shop 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
30th The Factory, Noonday Baptist Church, 4121 Canton Rd, Marietta.
cruise-in and CLC Fall National Driving Tour
looks like Sep 20 through 30
to Indiana and Michigan.
Details TBD, stay tuned!
Baptist Church 10th Annual Car Show -
September 27, 2014 from 8:00 to 3:00
Langley Road, Loganville, GA 30052. There will be prizes for the top three
Cadillacs in addition to the Best in Show and classes trophies and Top Ten
trophies. Bill Greene has hosted us in past years, and will do so again
Details TBD, stay tuned!
In The Park At Oakland
and Classic Car Show -
October 11th, from
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Homecoming - October 25th, from 9:00 AM to
Details TBD, stay tuned!
and Saturday, December 5th and 6th Fall Driving Tour to Asheville
and the Biltmore estates. We will join about 14 of Peach State’s
Allante' folks for this three-day, two night tour. The decorations
should be out for this holiday season, and it will be beautiful!
rates have significantly gone up for the Asheville area, but the group is
working to get the best rates. The Residences of Biltmore are
$179/night (group rate). We are also working with the Biltmore Group
Sales for hotel rooms. We may use Grey Line tours for shuttle
keep you informed as we make plans for th
e trip. Any suggestions
or recommendations you have are welcome. Mark your calendars for
this late Fall Driving Tour! Questions? Call Paula Vopelak (404)
22nd Annual Peach State Christmas Banquet
& Introductions of New Officers
Saturday, December 13th; Festivities will start at 11:00 AM
Lunch will begin at NOON and will conclude with the Awards
Ceremony. A cash bar will be available. Atlanta Country Club is in East
Cobb County, just off Johnson Ferry Road. Bob Winchell has once again
arranged for reserved parking so we can show off the cars. We will also
have our traditional Christmas Auction for 2013. Please
bring something to auction! Directions to ACC at their web site: http://atlantacountryclub.memberstatements.com/tour/tours.cfm?tourID=78710 You
must reserve your seats by completing the form and mailing it in to
Martina Butler no later than November 30th. (Look for the reservation form
in the mail, with your ballot for the new slate of officers.)
not receive yours?? Click below and print!
This Month's Picture Gallery Car's Belong
1958 Cadillac Eureka
Flower Car 1 of 1!
says of his latest purchase;
I was looking on eBay for an Autronic eye for the Biarritz and found this.
is a frame off restoration, Senior car grand prize winner AACA, incredible
restoration. But a mechanical fuel pump and it vapor locked as we were
coming back. Also has a bad shimmy, so off to the alignment shop as soon as
they opened the next day.
is the only 1958 Cadillac Eureka Flower Car in the world.
Watch for this rare Cadillac
Professional Car at an upcoming event the year!
Big WELCOME to Our Newest Peach State CLC Members!
WHOOO Just Joined!
Mark and Sharon Anthony: ’69 CDV, ’88 CDV, ’04 SDV (July,
Stone Mtn, 3 years)
Stewart, ’07 STS-V (July Birmingham AL, 3 years)
Phil and Danielle Maddox: ’55 Buick Roadmaster (June, Woodstock, 3
Brejcha: ’57 62 convertible, ’93 Fleetwood (May, Milton)
Rory and LuLu O’Neill: (May, Roswell, 3 years)
David Wall: ’71 Eldo convert, ’55 60 Spec, three combo ‘56
‘70, ’73, ’76 Eldo conv (May, Clarksville, 3 years)
John and Shirley Fleming, ’68 Deville convertible (April, Calhoun
Emerson Head, ’65 SDV, ’76 Brougham, ’92 Brougham (March, New
and Jennifer Parnell, ’57 CDV (February, Anniston AL)
I need pictures and a small write up y'all for the
Picture Gallery! Web
wonder about the history of
The Peach State Cadillac and LaSalle Club?
Send me an email with picture(s) and a
small description of your car and I will post it here on the web
Tips about Tires
Bob Winchell and Doug Bailey
Club Business & Memberships
Welcome to our New Board Members and Thank You
for volunteering your time!
from Martina Butler, our Board Director!
The Cadillac & LaSalle Club,
Inc. held their National Board Meeting
January 2014 in Scottsdale, AZ
Our interests were represented by National Board Director, Martina Butler.
To read Martina's report please use the link below;
Now, Follow Us On Twitter!
"The Local Peach State Chapter of the CLC"!
dues are $25.00 – or you may pay a discounted rate of $65.00 for three
accept PayPal or send a check made payable to; Peach State CLC.
Pay your membership dues by using your PayPal account! No more
paper checks and postage!
Log into your PayPal account. Make sure you have sufficient funds to cover
your dues payment. Select Send Money.
Enter the club’s email address: Peach_State_CLC_members@yahoo.com.
There’s an underline between words in that address.
Enter the amount you want to send ($25 for one year or $65 for three years).
Hit Continue to send it... You can add a note to the club if you want.
membership Director will send you confirmation of receipt of your dues
payment by email!
print the membership application / renewal form, please click the link: http://www.peachstateclc.com/Application5.pdf
and send it back with your check. If you cannot print the form, please let
us know and Buster will mail you one.
should be sent to the address below:
State CLC Membership Director
Tibbs Bridge Road
Chapter of the
in the national club is
required. The Cadillac
& LaSalle Club pays for insurance to cover regions like ours during
sanctioned events. CLC also offers one of the best glossy monthly
collector auto magazines anywhere, The Self Starter. CLC provides
an online forum for parts searches and technical support. And membership
is required if you ever want to join us for a Grand National in various
parts of the U.S. Dues for the national club are $55.00 per year,
for first class
mailings of The Self Starter. This first-class fee also gets you
immediate access to the online version of the magazine if you live within
the U.S. (You can receive the second class mailing of The Self Starter
for $40.00 per year, but without internet access; it will arrive a few
days later. This is a popular option, unless you need immediate access to
those parts and auto sale listings!)
visit http://store.cadillaclasalleclub.org/category_s/1819.htm for an immediate on-line application using
VISA, MC, Discover or PayPal. Or, you can print and send a paper
Cadillac-LaSalle Club, Inc.
P.O. Box 360835
Columbus, Ohio 43236-0835
advise Buster Miller, Peach State CLC Membership Director, as soon as you
receive your new CLC member number!
Now that the elections are over with, we want to Welcome all our 'New' board members and give a
big heart felt Thank You to all the out going board. This
Club would not exist, nor survive and thrive as it does without all their hard work
and time. The new board will be updated here shortly.
Peach State Cadillac & LaSalle
Club Board of Directors
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