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Motoring to the Outer Banks – May 9 – 16, 2015

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Click photo link to read PDF account of the event: Motoring to the Outer Banks Or “What Your Husbands Did on Their (pre-) Summer Vacations By Harvey and Laura Hack  

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Lunch and Arbutus VFD Train Garden – Jan. 3, 2015

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 By Steve Meyer On Saturday, January 3, 2015, several members met for lunch at Matthew’s 1600 Restaurant in Catonsville, MD. We all agreed that lunch was excellent but wished we had ordered a “Reuben” after seeing the sandwich Don Keller … Continue reading

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Christmas Party – Dec. 14, 2014

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Sunday, December 14 was a great day to drive a Model A. It was cold, but clear, with no snow or ice on the roads. It was not surprising, given the weather, to see that six of our members decided … Continue reading

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Steam Train Trip — November 8, 2014

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Story and Photos by Steve Meyer Everyone met at the train station in New Freedom, PA. on a beautiful fall day. From there we boarded an “old time” train, powered by a steam loco-motive, bound for Hanover Junction, PA. On … Continue reading

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Fall Workshop — November 1, 2014

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By Steve Meyer Oh, what a miserable day!! The forecast called for rain and not one drop fell! I and many others that day got skunked because we listened to the forecast and did not drive our A’s! Lesson learned—better … Continue reading

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GBMAFC Picnic – September 27, 2014

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Photos from the GBMAFC Picnic, contributed By Ron Fayer

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The Big Cleanup – Sept. 27, 2014

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By John Leydon On September 26, 29, and 30, in conjunction with the BIG Bratton’s parking lot sale, Tom K. moved his cars out under a tree and enticed a bunch of us with promises of grilled cheeseburgers to show … Continue reading

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Trip to Cumberland, MD – Sept. 19, 2014

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By Bud Carroll On a crisp Friday morning of September 19, five members of GBMAFC set out for Cumberland, MD, for the Model A&T Show. Those going were Steve Meyer, Don Keller, Milt Hartig, Butch Cornes, and Bud Carroll. Steve … Continue reading

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Carroll County Farm Museum Show – Sept. 6, 2014

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Steve Meyer Photos by Steve Meyer and Barb Mattson The Carroll County Farm Museum Tour was well attended this past September 6. No doubt the crowds were brought out by the selection of fine do-nuts and coffee supplied by our … Continue reading

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Tour of Union Mills Homestead – August 23, 2014

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Greater Baltimore/Susquehanna Valley Event:  Lunch at Bullocks & Tour of Union Mills by John Kutz Thirteen members and six Model A’s from Susquehanna Valley Region started out from Shrewsbury, PA with high hopes for dry weather for this day of … Continue reading

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Lunch at Friendly Farm – August 22, 2014

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by Don Keller On Friday, August 22, 2014, fourteen members went to Friendly Farm for lunch. It started out to be a dreary day with chances of rain, but even with that forecast, three brave souls and their wives brought … Continue reading

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Road Trip to Bennington, VT – August 9-15, 2014

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Saturday, 9 August 2014, dawned as a beautiful morning to depart on a long distance road trip in a Model A. Steve Meyer, Don Keller, and I met Butch Cornes in Gamber, MD to commence our northward journey through Penn-sylvania … Continue reading

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Father Kevin’s Private Museum – July 26, 2014

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On Saturday, July 26, 2014, twenty-five members and five guests traveled to rural Carroll County to visit Father Kevin’s private collections of “you name it and he has it.” While roaming through the house you find a large collection of … Continue reading

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Montgomery County Driving Tour – July 11, 2014

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A Wander Down the Back Roads of Montgomery County – July 11, 2014 By Steve Meyer Everyone met at McDonald’s on the morning of Friday, July 11 for a scenic drive down the back roads of Montgomery County. Our group … Continue reading

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Johnstown Trip – June 20 – 22, 2014

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Story by Steve Meyer – Photos by Steve Meyer, Jon Miller, Jim Gregory First, let me say a heartfelt thanks to Butch Cornes for putting this fantastic road trip together, and for being our host in his hometown of Johnstown, … Continue reading

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Westminster Baptist Church Spring Fair – June 7, 2014

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Westminster Baptist Church Spring Fair By Bud Carroll This is a report on the activities that were available to the members of the GBMAFC on our annual trip to Westminster Baptist Church Spring Fair. We had a total of 15 … Continue reading

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Ladies’ “Spring Fling” Luncheon – May 31, 2014

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by Vicki Miller The Ladies enjoyed a warm, sunny day and lots of girl talk. Carolyn Burke, Linda Keller, Vicki Miller, Valerie Mullen, and Lori Ray arrived at Dimitri’s restaurant in chauffeured Model A’s. Nancy Godfrey, Eva Hartig, Janice Hug, … Continue reading

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Chincoteague, VA – May 14 to May 17, 2014

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Story by Jon Miller Photos by Jon Miller & Steve Meyer Our creative Activities Director, Steve Meyer, had planned this May 2014 club trip to Chincoteague back in December 2013. Butch Cornes secured our hotel rooms but, unfortunately, at the … Continue reading

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2014 Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Challenge – April 26, 2014

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By Steve Meyer – Photos by Steve Meyer and Ray Ray This year the 2014 Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition was held at the Community College of Baltimore County at Catonsville, Maryland on April 26. The brightest young automotive minds … Continue reading

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Spring Workshop – April 19, 2014

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By Jon Miller It was a beautiful day for the 22 folks who came to the workshop, bringing 8 Model A’s along. Ken Miller and Mike Grear helped those of us who brought our tires to bubble balance while Tom … Continue reading

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Carroll County Times Newspaper Tour – April 18, 2014

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by Butch Cornes On Friday, April 18, eighteen members enjoyed lunch at the Bob Evans restaurant in Westminster, Md. The weather was pleasant prompting seven members to drive their Model As. Following a nice lunch we toured a short distance … Continue reading

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Monocacy Battlefield Tour – April 5, 2014

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By Steve Meyer Wow! What a great trip for the Model A! After a delightful ride through the Montgomery County countryside, we arrived at the Battlefield. April 5 was Bell and History Day at the park, and they were celebrating … Continue reading

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