Morris Illinois Lions Membership Orphan Automobile Present Picture Protection Begins Right here
(Phrases and Images by Jim Hrody)
Every October, the Morris (Illinois) Lions Membership places on an enormous swap meet & automotive present occasion over the course of a weekend as their principal fundraiser.
There’s a lately new characteristic, simply in its second yr, which is their Orphan Automobile Present happening on the Saturday portion of the weekend.
Not solely is it open to defunct automotive marques, but in addition discontinued mannequin names. I’d estimate at the very least 150 vehicles and vans had been readily available between the present discipline and automotive corral.
As anticipated, it was comparatively heavy on Pontiacs, Oldsmobiles and AMC’s, which isn’t a foul factor. One other level of word— There have been 4 early era Chevy Cavaliers in attendance.
When was the final trime you noticed a type of on the highway not to mention that many in the identical zip code? In fact, every thing was rounded out with a bunch of different random useless manufacturers and nameplates you may not purchase new.
Final Overland Rig – V8 and 4X4 Transformed 1969 Chevy G10 Van – Walkaround