Oct 04

Don’t Rain On My Parade

by Jerry Malkes

Not even Mother Nature could dampen a magnificent display of antique cars at the North Hempstead Beach Park on August 27, 2012. This was the second annual Fun Day Monday Hometown U.S.A. promoted by the Town of North Hempstead and The Vintage Chevrolet Club of America Queens County Region. Included in this presentation was a special salute to the Armed Forces. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 18

The Fabulous ’50’s: The Years 1956 – 1957

By Genie Feminella
When 1956 showed up, it brought with it Cavalcade of Sports that included women competing in roller derby.
Playhouse 90 became famous for showing Rod Serling’s Requiem for a Heavyweight. In the Still of the Night by the five Satins played over the airwaves and has always been voted an all time favorite. Elvis had
two hits with Love me Tender and Don’t be Cruel during this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 18

Wonderful Woodies

By John Linhardt

California surfers adopted old wood station wagons to haul their boards to the beaches and were immortalized by the Beach Boys’ “Surfin USA”. But, what happened to those beach buggies? Wagons got used hard both as family cars and businesses. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

What Is It Worth?

By John Linhardt

As an antique car owner, aren’t you tired of people asking “What’s your car worth?”. Most who ask are not really car buffs but observers. They seem to be more interested in the monetary value than your actual car, itself. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

The Fabulous Fifties, Remember 1959

A sentimental journey through the time warp of 1959 would find Robert Stack in the Untouchables, narrated by Walter Winchell. Each week we saw one of the eight million stories in The Naked City. Buzz and Todd barreled down the highways of Route 66 while Broderick Crawford was on Highway Patrol duty, Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 10

The Fabulous Fifties, Remember 1959

A sentimental journey through the time warp of 1959 would find Robert Stack in the Untouchables, narrated by Walter Winchell. Each week we saw one of the eight million stories in The Naked City. Buzz and Todd barreled down the highways of route 66 while Broderick Crawford was on Highway Patrol duty, “10-4”. Read the rest of this entry »

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