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St. Jacobs, Ontario, Canada Car Show.

Sunday October 2, 2022.

I took in the annual St. Jacobs, Ontario, Canada car show. It was a beautiful drive there and back in perfect weather. The turn out was amazing with a mind numbing number of perfect vintage cars. My brother Mike took his 1962 Ford Falcon and I took my 1957 Pontiac. At the end of the show the awards were presented and I was surprised to have been called up for the memorial trophy for the event for my 57 Pontiac. Just a great day all around. Enjoy the rides. Cheers.

1957 Pontiac Pathfinder Deluxe (Canadian model).

1957 Pontiac Pathfinder Deluxe (Canadian model).

1951 Ford cab over.

I do not know what this is.

1951 Mercury.

1959 Chev Parkwood.

1959 Chev.

1930 Chrysler.

1963 Mercury Marauder.

Two 1956 Mercury rag tops.

Two 1956 Mercury ragtops.

1932 Ford coupe 50's rod.

1950 Buick straight eight.

348 Chev motor. Always loved the look of this engine.

30's Ford coupe rod with interesting Coke trailer.

Us guys just can not help being dogs.

1959 Chev from its sweetest angle.

1951 Ford.

1955 Ford truck.

1929 Chev.

1929 Chev with the first Chevrolet in line six cylinder motor. The milestone Chev motor.

1962 Ford Falcon. One of my brother Mikes oldies.

1957 Chev Bel Air.

1929 Chev and 1927 Ford T.

1952 Ford wagon. Rare model.

1952 Ford wagon.

1957 Pontiac Pathfinder Deluxe (Canadian model).

1950 Chev.

1957 Isetta.

1957 Isetta.

1932 Ford rod.

Old 392 Hemi in 1932 Ford.

1949 Chev.

Crosley juke box.

1937 Pontiac (Canadian model).

1956 Ford Crown Vic.

1956 T Bird.

1954 Buick 322 V-8.

1954 Buick Century.

1937 Hudson Terraplane.

1951 Meteor. (Canadian model)>

1955 Chev 210 wagon.

1957-1959 British Ford Anglia.

1955 Chev Nomad.

My brother Mikes 62 Falcon and my 57 Pontiac.

1958 Caddy custom.

1958 Caddy custom.

1940 Ford rag top.

1932 Chev.

1956 Packard Clipper.

1956 Packard Clipper with those sweet looking tail lights.

1956 Packard Clipper. These tail lights were adored by customizers and restores alike.

1957 Ford.

1949-1951 Ford custom.

1955 Dodge.

1937 Hudson Terraplane.

1952 Chrysler.

1951 Meteor (Canadian model).

1955-1957 VW Bug.

1955-1957 VW Bug.

The poor souls.

Keep it in the family.

1957 Ford.

1961 Studebaker Hawk.

1951 Lincoln Cosmopolitan.

1958-1959 Chev panel.

1953 Chev 210.

1954 Pontiac Laurentian (Canadian model).

1955 Chev Bel Air.

1950 Buick Super.

1957 Chev.

1954 Pontiac Laurentian (Canadian model).

1950 GMC Cab over.

1955 Mercury Crown.

1949-1951 Chev.

1951 Ford Victoria.

1951 Ford Victoria.

1955 Chev. There is no mistaking that classic front end.

My 57 Pontiac and my brother Mikes 62 Falcon.

1957 Chev.

1959 Studebaker Lark two door wagon. Super rare.

1959 Studebaker Lark wagon.

1959 Studebaker Lark in line six flat head motor with period performance equipment. Includes super rare aluminum head, dual carb setup, split exhaust and special cam.

1959 Studebaker Lark motor. I could not get enough of checking out this super rare setup. Super rare car and motor setup.

1951 Buick Super.

1951 Buick Super straight eight motor.

1956 T Bird.

30's Ford rod was built back in the early sixties. Survivor rod.

Early 30's Ford rod that was built back in the early 60's. Survivor rod.

Classic Oldsmobile Fiesta spinner wheel cover from the early 50's. Every hotrodder and custom car guy wanted these on their car. These were the most stolen wheel covers in the 50's and early sixties.

1951 Meteor (Canadian model).

1947-1948 Ford.

1953-1954 Mercury (Canadian model).

1957 Buick.


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Comments

azmusclecar on Oct 2, 2022 said:

Wow George, your posting here has more flavors than Howard Johnson did when they had their restaurants and hotels all over the country.

That wild Caddy!!

That Lark Wagon was a killer!!

I loved me some Packard too!!

Can I put wheels on that Crosley Jukebox and drive it? I've always wanted one of those for my 50's room. Never got the room, nor the jukebox. :-(

And the Pontiac Pathfinder Deluxe is a fan pick here.

Great job George, and as your prize, here is the list of the 28 flavors of ice cream you could get at Howard Johnsons.

I was going to list but I'll just post a link:

https://list.fandom.com/wiki/Howard_Johnsons_28_Original_Ice_Cream_Flavors

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Mario on Oct 3, 2022 said:

Very impressive cars displayed at this show George. So many really nice cars.

Hard to pick but here is my list that I liked the most in order as shown:

Two 1956 Mercury rag tops. 30's Ford coupe rod with interesting Coke trailer. 1957 Chev Bel Air. 1956 Ford Crown Vic. 1956 T Bird. 1937 Hudson Teraplane. 1955 Chev Nomad. 1940 Ford rag top. 1956 Packard Clipper with those sweet looking tail lights. 1955 Dodge. 1955 Mercury Crown. 1951 Ford Victoria. 1957 Buick. And of course George's 1957 Pontiac! First Class car!

Congratulations on your winning the memorial trophy! Looks like you had a great day and lots of pictures to show. Cheers!

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azmusclecar on Oct 8, 2022 said:

Pardon me George for overlooking the Memorial Trophy. Was that for you, or your car?? :-)

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57timemachine on Oct 8, 2022 said:

The memorial award is presented in memory of long time club member Jim Kennedy. The club The highwaymen formed in 1956 and is active today. Jim was a club member and the award represents a car that Jim would have loved. I am in great appreciation that the club members thought that my car deserved this honor.

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