NCRS National Convention
July 13-17, 2003
Sunday, July 13
Leaving my parents' home in
Philadelphia for the 92 mile trip to Hershey. I took the
opportunity to spend
some time with them,
so I made the daily commute. They are 94
and 86, and still
live in the same house they bought in 1942 when I was 3 months old!
On the way: Typical Pennsylvania farm country.
Arrival at Hershey Lodge.
The Caravan arrives from Cumberland, MD overnight stop.
My "office" for the next 5 days.
I couldn't resist taking this photo: this guy
is a SERIOUS NCRS fan!
Monday, July 14
Arrival at the Convention
Center found lots of car covers.
The Flight Judging room through the doors
behind my table is beginning to fill up.
The Franklin Mint table next to me was busy the entire week. They have offered
to donate one of their fabulous
Corvette die-cast models for us to raffle at
Thank you, Dave Castellano!
The Corvettes Conquer Cancer C5 shared the
front apron of the Convention Center
with Chip & Judy Miller's "Numbers
a 1953 and a 2003
Anniversary Edition, both with the same VIN: #181!
The 1953 Motorama Corvette: EX-122 was on
display, now owned by
Kerbeck of Atlantic City.
Click photo below for link to a series of
photos of the unique details of this
Outside, the transporter for EX-122.
Seen at one of the vendors down the hall from
this incredibly detailed diorama of a very busy Corvette Garage.
Seen along the PA Turnpike
on the way to Hershey one morning.
Time to head for home.
Farewell to the Hershey Lodge.
The nearby Hershey Park.
Back home in Maine.
The week in Hershey was good for us.
We were able to send the American Cancer
Society office that serves
the Harrisburg/Hershey area a total of
THANK YOU to NCRS for this opportunity!