Gate City Corvette Club Fundraiser
for Corvettes Conquer Cancer
Boire Field (Nashua Airport), Nashua, NH
August 13, 2005
This great event is growing by leaps and
bounds! If I heard the numbers right: 250 tickets vs. 150 last year.
addition, two attending clubs each promised to double their club's participation
next year! The money raised was, if anything, even more
After all the expenses, the event brought in $11,000!
Of this, $9,000
goes to the
Cancer Society, and $2,000 will help Corvettes Conquer Cancer
continue with our mission.
Gate City Corvette Club!
And Thank You Paula Beauregard for getting this
started in 2002!
Saturday, August 13
This was the scene outside the hanger on this
very warm evening as
and even non-Corvette people gathered
enjoy good company for a good cause.
And this was inside.
A couple of the more interesting auction items:
A fender off THE PILOT C6 Z06, the very first one to go down the
and a pair of Corvette Trivia games - the prototype (top) and the final
donated by National Corvette Museum founder Dan Gale's widow, Karen.
Exotic entertainment(?!) complemented DJ Richie
O's great music.
Hank Vezina may have found a new career as an
This item was the piece of tablecloth that Dave McLellan used
Monterey, then gave to me.
Sunday, August 14
After a late but relaxing night at the Feidlers'
home in Londonderry, I returned home,
...getting acquainted with what was to be my
constant traveling companion
for the next few weeks:
the OTHER front fender from
the pilot Z06!
See more about that one in the reports on the next few events.