The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 17, 1968 · Page 150
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version

A Publisher Extra Newspaper

The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 150

West Palm Beach, Florida
Issue Date:
Sunday, November 17, 1968
Page 150
Start Free Trial

Page 150 article text (OCR)

(continued) The Ford Model T will come in for special honors in the 1968 meet. This one was photographed at Silver Springs. What class! A restored 1935 Duesenberg Coupe de Ville. The owners, Mr. and Mrs. Gene Cofer, were ready for a "spin." seats? And for the younger set it's a great chance to sec some marvelous machines from Crandpa's time that make today's gas gulpers seem square by comparison. It's more than just a lot of old cars. The historic Casolino Alley garage in Ormond Beach will come alive again. This is where builders and drivers of the early cars did their last minute tinkering before they hit the sand. Registration begins at noon on Friday, November 2D, and the first event is' a "(iaslight Parade" where dandies and their ladies will be dressed in antique finery at the wheel of their horseless carriages. An old fashioned square dance follows at the First National Bank, of all places. Saturday starts with another parade, along the ocean highway, A-l-A,from Ormond Beach to Bellair Plaza in Daytona Beach. And the real competition gets under way at 11) a.m. with speed sprints over the sand. Concourse judging of the mechanical condition, accuracy of reconstruction or restoration and overall appearance of the antique cars will take place outside Oceanside Country Club ail afternoon. Costume parade and judging begins at 2 p.m. Winners will get their trophies at the awards IS All Florida Mogrwme

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page