Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter, ACBS

Volume 18, Issue 1 Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter, ACBS March 2008

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2008 Calendar of Events

Sun., Mar. 16 FLC Board of Directors Meeting Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles, NY

Sat., Apr. 19 Joint Chapter Meeting Ramada Inn, Geneva, NY

Sun., April 20 FLC Board of Directors Meeting Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles, NY

Sun., May 18 FLC Board of Directors Meeting Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles, NY

Sat., June 7 Fairport Canal Days Erie Canal, Fairport, NY

Sun., June 22 FLC Board of Directors Meeting Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles, NY

July 5 & 6 Lightning 70th Anniversary Regatta Skaneateles Country Club

July 11 & 12 Fulton Chain of Lakes Rendezvous Old Forge, NY

July 18-20 Wine Country Annual Boat Show & Regatta Hammondsport, NY

July 25-27 FLC Annual Boat Show Skaneateles, NY August 1-3 Antique Boat Museum Annual Boat Show Clayton, NY

August 14-17 Antique Race-boat Regatta ABM, Clayton, NY

September 14-20 ACBS Annual Membership Meeting Coeur D'Alene, ID

Sat., Nov. 1 FLC Annual Membership Meeting Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles, NY

New Memberships~~~~~~ Welcome aboard to the following new FLC members:

Ron & Rosie Cimini of Williamsport, PA, owners of a 1928 26-ft. Chris-Craft Runabout and a 1937 19-ft. Chris-Craft Runabout.

Dave & Marion Hannig of Cazenovia, NY.

Walt & Marilyn Hannig of Skaneateles, NY, owners of a circa-1900 2hp Barber Brothers marine engine.

Dennis & Melanie Karalow of Penn Yan, NY, owners of a 1956 18-ft. Chris-Craft Holiday

Ray & Sally Leonard of Avon, NY, owners of 1939 15-ft. Chris-Craft Utility, a 1942 28-ft. Fitzgerald & Lee Commuter, a 1953 24-ft. Mason Ostkust, a 1954 20-ft. Chris-Craft Holiday, and a 1968 37-ft. Pacemaker Convertible.

Harold Purdy of Ithaca, NY, owner of a 1955 26-ft. Greavette Streamliner, winner of the People's Choice Award at the FLC Boat Show in 2007.

Kirk & Sharron Smith of Owosso, MI, owners of a 1940 22-ft. Chris-Craft Deluxe Utility, a 1942 17-ft. Century Sea Maid, and a 1962 16-ft. Thompson outboard.

FLC memberships at the outset of 2008 number 172. A new FLC Membership Roster for 2008 is included with this issue of Brightwork going to Chapter members. ,

Finger Lakes Chapter,

ACBS President Janice Miller 315-496-2924

First Vice President Jack Gifford 315-382-2831

Second Vice President Tom Carman 607-754-4181

Treasurer Shirley Marsden 315-253-7505

Secretary Teddi Myllymaki 315-635-3634

Directors Ham Armstrong 315-594-1403 Jack Miller 607-227-9866 Bob Myllymaki 315-635-3634 Dick Sherwood 585-265-1518 Bill Stinson 315-497-2076 Jamie Strong 315-685-4712 Steve White 315-685-0252

Directors At Large Don Ross 607-625-2517 Arnie Rubenstein 315-637-8522 Immediate Past President Rob Kidd (2005-2007) 315-635-6187 Membership & Newsletter Ship's Store Dick Sherwood 585-265-1518 Lisa Wirth 315-673-0134

Past Presidents Jack Miller 2003-2005 Roger Townsend 1998-2003 George Zeth 1987 Scott Buehler 1998 Jim Brennan 1984-1986 Arnie Rubenstein 1996-1997 Bob Myllymaki 1982-1983 Dick Sherwood 1992-1995 Syd Marsden 1979-1981 Susan Buehler 1988-1991 Ford Knight 1977-1979

Charter Members Ford Knight, Pres. Syd Marsden, Vice Pres. Richard Morehouse, Jr., Treas. Kristine Marble, Sec'y. John Barnes Mary Ellen Bond Jim Brennan Josephine Brown Fred Curry Jerry Feltus Harold Flagg George & Gloria Hyatt Ron Jasper Allyn Morehouse Bob Myllymaki George Zeth

Brightwork is the quarterly newsletter of the Finger Lakes Antique and Classic Boat Society, Ltd., aka the Finger Lakes Chapter of The Antique and Classic Boat Society, Inc., and is published for the benefit of Finger Lakes Chapter Members. Publication dates are March 1st, June 1st, Sept. 1st and Dec.1st. Questions, articles for publication, letters to the editor, noncommercial ads, etc., should be sent to Dick Sherwood, 1734 Lake Rd., Webster, NY 14580 or; Ph. 585-265-1518 Commercial ads should be sent to Bob Myllymaki, 7783 Gloria Dr., Baldwinsville, NY 13027 or Ph. 315-635-3634 ..