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July Newsletter

MEETINGS REMINDER:
SATURDAY July 16 7:00 pm
SATURDAY August 20 7:00 pm
No September meeting
Location: Lion’s Club House,
420 6 th Ave., Three Rivers, Mi.

SHOW GROUNDS CLEAN-UP:
Come one-come all July 30 th to prepare the grounds and food shop for the show. Bring a dish to pass for lunch. If needed, we will finish up on July 31st.

TRACTOR SHOW:
This year’s show is August 5th , 6th , & 7th featuring Ford & Fordson.

TRACTOR TOUR:
The tractor tour will take place August 4th.
Registration will take place Wed. Aug. 3 rd from 6:30–7:30 PM and Aug. 4 th 7:00-7:30 AM at the food shop. Several stops are planned on the 44 mile ride. Contact Terry Bowlby (269-476- 2724) or Duane Hollister (269-683- 9537) for more information or pre-registration.

SOMETHING NEW AT THE SHOW:
An artist will be taking donated old tractor parts and transforming them (via welding) into figures, statues, and whatever at the tractor show. These will be sold/auctioned. The artist will donate the proceeds to our club. Let’s support him and our club! See what you can “dig up” and bring those old parts as soon as possible when the show starts.

HERITAGE FESTIVAL, BURR OAK:
The events are held July 29-31. The parade is July 30 at 11:00. Line up is at the ball field at 10:00.
There is a pot luck dinner Saturday at the railroad park after the parade for anyone.

A BIG “THANK-YOU”:
The Kitchen committee at the swap meet would like to thank each and everyone who helped in the kitchen at the Swap Meet. Everything went very well with so much good help. The show is coming up in August. We are asking for help at the show. If you are interested in helping please give me a call 269-651-3919 (Dolores Stemen).

CENTREVILLE FAIR:
Fair week is Sept 18-24. You MUST exhibit at the show in order to bring a tractor/display to the fair. Sign up at the show registration booth.

FOR SALE:
1966 International Harvester Cub Cadet Hydrostatic 123 “Collectors Tractor” Serial No. 209392 with 1973 Kohler Engine Serial No. C041055 12 hp engine. It has 48” mower deck.
$800 O.B.O.
Contact Dennis Strauss, 269-422- 2374.

Mechanical Transplanter Fruit and Vegetable Planter, “pull type”, good condition.
$450.00 O.B.O.
Contact Dennis Strauss, 269-422- 2374.

1937 Allis Chalmers WC unstyled. Restored and running.
$1500 or O.B.O.
Call 269-435- 8008.

To place an item for sale in the newsletter, contact Judy Hollister at 269-683- 9537 or email at sjvoeajudyh@gmail.com.

Judy Hollister
Membership Secretary