Most of the members of the Arrowhead
Chapter live in the Duluth, MN Area
2017 Chapter President
Chapter News: July-August 2017
Hello to everyone from the Northland, summer will be up- on us
soon and the start of the old car season is here with many
events and outings to attend.
Since my last article the Arrowhead Chapter has been gearing up
to host the 26th
Annual Crank-Up Tour along with Itasca Vintage Car Club, June
5th through June 8th
the tour will include Moorhead, Fargo, and Grand Forks.
Monday, June 5, the Arrowhead Chapter meet at the rest stop in
Floodwood then off to Remer to meet up with the Grand
lunch, then to Moorhead to visit the Hjemkomst Museum, then back
to the hotel.
Tuesday, June 6, we toured Odegaard Wings Inc. in Kindred, ND, a
factory that makes wings and body parts for WWII aircraft to be
restored. Then itís off to tour the Air Museum and Reed & Taylor
Antiques, then back to hotel.
Wednesday, June 7, the group headed to Mayville, ND to tour
Steve Vollaís car collection and museum, a very impressive
collection, then weíre off to Wes Rydellís Toy Shop then to
Plain & Fancy Antiques in Grand Forks, ND, then back to the
hotel for food and R & R.
Thursday, June 8, the group went to Perkins Restaurant in
Bemidji, MN for our last lunch stop with conversation about the
past 4 daysí events. From here everyone is on their own to head
Thank you to Gerry & Connie Broman for hosting this massive,
fun- filled event, also thank you to Itasca Vintage Car Club for
attending and Arrowhead Chapter members: Blaedeís, Bromanís,
Finnís and all who attended.
I also want to remind everyone that Back To The 50ís car show
will be June 23-25, at the MN State Fair Grounds in Falcon
Heights MN. Lots of hot rods and old cars to see.
Last, but not least, I am saddened to report that long time
member of the Arrowhead Chapter Margaret Ahlberg passed away on
May 12th, 2017 surrounded by her family. I have many fond
memories of Margaret and she will truly be missed. Have a great
summer and happy motoring!