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by SusanYaeger
Tue Jul 07, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Model T Museum Reopens! Rich Eagle Paintings Centerpiece of New Show Room!
Replies: 12
Views: 742

MTFCA Model T Museum Reopens! Rich Eagle Paintings Centerpiece of New Show Room!

We are very pleased that the Museum reopened this morning! After being closed 112 days (but who's counting!) it feels great! Kathy & David Tagert were our first visitors, so we are open for business! Our intrepid volunteers have been hard at work in the past month to finish off the Show Room, Sales ...
by SusanYaeger
Wed Jul 01, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Model T Museum ReOpens July 7
Replies: 0
Views: 69

MTFCA Model T Museum ReOpens July 7

Vintage Garage Banner.jpg We are excited to re-open the Model T Museum on Tuesday, July 7! We can't wait to show off the new Show Room, Sales Office, and Parts Department. There are new tour 'enhancers' that will make your visit here educational and enjoyable. We suggest you call ahead to make a re...
by SusanYaeger
Fri May 29, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model T Museum to Re-Open July 7th
Replies: 5
Views: 1142

Model T Museum to Re-Open July 7th

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Feel free to contact us if you have questions. Look forward to seeing folks soon!

Susan, Noah, Justin, Diana and Stella
765-488-0026
by SusanYaeger
Fri May 29, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: help to renew my membership
Replies: 1
Views: 176

Re: help to renew my membership

Hello Anton. So sorry for the problem.

I am going to have the field modified. Given that it is late Friday right now, please give us until Monday to get it corrected, after our web designer can get it changed.

Thank you for alerting us to the issue!

Susan
by SusanYaeger
Tue May 19, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Notice to MTFCA members outside the U.S.
Replies: 8
Views: 983

Notice to MTFCA members outside the U.S.

One of the services that has been impacted by the coronavirus situation is international mail delivery. For our members outside of the U.S., it's possible that you have not yet received the March-April issue of the Vintage Ford. If you think it's possible your membership has lapsed, please send an e...
by SusanYaeger
Tue May 05, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: WINNER of 1-year FREE MTFCA Membership
Replies: 3
Views: 825

Re: How to win 1-year FREE MTFCA Membership

Glad to announce our contest winner is Robert Thompson of Colonial Heights, Virginia!

Thanks to all 15 who joined to participate in the random drawing for Member #51000!
by SusanYaeger
Tue May 05, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Free Membership Contest Winner
Replies: 0
Views: 294

Free Membership Contest Winner

Thanks to all who signed up for new MTFCA memberships this past week. You were all eligible for the drawing to win Member #51000 and a 1-year free membership. We had 15 participants! One was a returning member after 5 years! We hope everyone enjoys the Vintage Ford and other member benefits. The wi...
by SusanYaeger
Mon Apr 27, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: WINNER of 1-year FREE MTFCA Membership
Replies: 3
Views: 825

WINNER of 1-year FREE MTFCA Membership

Here’s a chance for registered Forum users who are NOT members of the MTFCA to win a FREE 1-year MTFCA membership ($40 value). We are within just a few numbers of assigning New Member Number 51000. Here are the rules for the online contest to be MTFCA New Member #51000. Who can enter the contest? 1...
by SusanYaeger
Sat Apr 25, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 2 lever 1909 at MTFCA Museum
Replies: 4
Views: 939

Re: 2 lever 1909 at MTFCA Museum

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by SusanYaeger
Sat Apr 25, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 2 lever 1909 at MTFCA Museum
Replies: 4
Views: 939

Re: 2 lever 1909 at MTFCA Museum

The Model T Museum in Richmond is privileged to have two 1909 Tourings on display -- #394 and #6413. They are both on loan thanks to Rod & Heather Barrett (#394) and Doug & Shirley Braun (#6413). The Nov-Dec 2017 issue of the Vintage Ford features a comparison of the two 1909s. The article is shown ...
by SusanYaeger
Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: smile.amazon donation
Replies: 5
Views: 563

Re: smile.amazon donation

David, Amazon Smiles donates 0.5% of your purchases to the MTFCA. Doesn’t seem like much but it definitely adds up the more people participate. Every dollar and penny helps!

Thanks for participating!
by SusanYaeger
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: NEW MTFCA & Museum Website Launches April 18!
Replies: 16
Views: 864

NEW MTFCA & Museum Website Launches April 18!

New Website Launch 04 17 2020.jpg We are very pleased to announce the launch of our fresh, updated MTFCA and Museum website. This has been on our 'wish list' for several years. It's exciting to see it come online Saturday, April 18 at approximately 9:00 am EST! Thanks go to the MTFCA Board Director...
by SusanYaeger
Thu Apr 16, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Homecoming in Richmond Cancelled
Replies: 7
Views: 1082

Re: Homecoming in Richmond Cancelled

Check's in the mail, Perry :-)

Thanks!
by SusanYaeger
Thu Apr 16, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Homecoming in Richmond Cancelled
Replies: 7
Views: 1082

Homecoming in Richmond Cancelled

After much consideration, we have decided to cancel Homecoming at the Model T Museum scheduled for June 6. This is certainly a disappointment as we had great speakers and demonstrations lined up, swap meet, car show, and many fun, new activities. However, we believe it is the wise thing to do at th...
by SusanYaeger
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: GOOD NEWS IN DIFFICULT TIMES: $5,000 Donated for Scholarships! EVERY MTFCA MEMBER SHOULD READ THIS!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1774

GOOD NEWS IN DIFFICULT TIMES: $5,000 Donated for Scholarships! EVERY MTFCA MEMBER SHOULD READ THIS!!!

MTFCA ANNOUNCES $5,000 DONATION RECEIVED to Award Five $1,000 Scholarships for 2020 High School Graduates The unprecedented events brought about by the coronavirus pandemic have caused hardships that are affecting the health and financial well-being of people everywhere. As businesses and workers s...
by SusanYaeger
Wed Mar 18, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Announces Publication of New Book: "HCCT Handbook" by Bob Cascisa and Ron Patterson
Replies: 22
Views: 2264

Re: MTFCA Announces Publication of New Book: "HCCT Handbook" by Bob Cascisa and Ron Patterson

We are still here and able to fill online or phone orders even though the Museum is closed temporarily. Visit the online store or call the office 765-373-3106. Thank you!
Susan
by SusanYaeger
Wed Feb 19, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Announces 2020 Ben Yumori Driving Award Recipients: Jerry & Kim Kramer!
Replies: 7
Views: 1041

MTFCA Announces 2020 Ben Yumori Driving Award Recipients: Jerry & Kim Kramer!

At the MTFCA's 55th Annual Meeting held this weekend at the Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed in Lincoln, Nebraska, the recipient of the Ben Yumori Driving Award was announced. Jerry & Kim Kramer from the Richmond Henry's Hoosiers Chapter were selected as the recipients of the Ben Yumori trop...
by SusanYaeger
Wed Feb 19, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Announces 2020 Walter Rosenthal Award Recipient: Sam Atkinson!
Replies: 6
Views: 776

MTFCA Announces 2020 Walter Rosenthal Award Recipient: Sam Atkinson!

At the MTFCA's 55th Annual Meeting held this weekend at the Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed in Lincoln, Nebraska, the recipient of the Walter Rosenthal Award was announced. Sam Atkinson from the Model T Ford Club of Greater St. Louis was selected to receive this prestigious honor. The Walte...
by SusanYaeger
Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Epic Vintage Ford Cover
Replies: 18
Views: 1767

Re: Epic Vintage Ford Cover

We are so fortunate that Rich Eagle shares his talents with the MTFCA and all Model T enthusiasts! If you would like to purchase a cover flat of this issue, which is the magazine cover, not folded and not stapled, suitable for framing, you can now order it from the MTFCA Store by clicking this link:...
by SusanYaeger
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Announces Publication of New Book: "HCCT Handbook" by Bob Cascisa and Ron Patterson
Replies: 22
Views: 2264

MTFCA Announces Publication of New Book: "HCCT Handbook" by Bob Cascisa and Ron Patterson

The MTFCA is pleased to announce that a new book authored by Bob Cascisa and Ron Patterson will soon be available for purchase. The HCCT Handbook will be available to ship starting March 1, 2020. Pre-ordering is available now by calling the MTFCA Business Office at 765-373-3106. It will be listed i...
by SusanYaeger
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Annual Meeting - Feb. 14-15, 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 326

MTFCA Annual Meeting - Feb. 14-15, 2020

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by SusanYaeger
Fri Dec 20, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Official 2019 Election Results – MTFCA Board
Replies: 6
Views: 846

Official 2019 Election Results – MTFCA Board

We are pleased to announce the results of the MTFCA board elections. Congratulations to the following who were elected to serve the 2020-2022 Term: George Aikin (Tennessee) Chris Brancaccio (Calgary, Canada) Kathy Tagert (Florida) Sincere thanks go to Brian Jordan (Indiana) and Eric Sayer (Californ...
by SusanYaeger
Fri Dec 20, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: The 12 Model T Days of Christmas song!
Replies: 3
Views: 466

The 12 Model T Days of Christmas song!

Model T enthusiasts may have fun singing the "12 Model T Days of Christmas" song at your holiday gathering! The inaugural 'performance' was last weekend at the Tickin' Ts chapter party (Columbus OH) and the Henry's Hoosiers chapter (Richmond IN) "perfected" it at our party last night. Have fun! Mer...
by SusanYaeger
Thu Oct 31, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Challenge Match for Model T Museum: NOVEMBER 4-12 // THANK YOU FOR CONSIDERING A DONATION
Replies: 4
Views: 745

Challenge Match for Model T Museum: NOVEMBER 4-12 // THANK YOU FOR CONSIDERING A DONATION

The MTFCA and Model T Museum are very grateful to be selected to participate in the Wayne County Foundation (Richmond IN) 2019 Challenge Match! The Foundation will match donations made during the grant period up to $10,000 (their highest level). . FA1DF527-5117-4A7A-9D65-501D2F794357.png . There ar...
by SusanYaeger
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FOR SALE: 1917 Model T Touring
Replies: 6
Views: 4147

FOR SALE: 1917 Model T Touring

FOR SALE: 1917 Touring Model T Ford. $9,000 or best offer. Selling due to illness. Call Pam in Indiana at 219-730-0861 for more information and details. THIS IS A COURTESY POST BY THE MTFCA. PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT POSTER FOR DETAILS, CONTACT THE SELLER LISTED ABOVE. Sorry for the upside down image :...
by SusanYaeger
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Forum meeting today at Hershey 2pm
Replies: 4
Views: 864

Re: MTFCA Forum meeting today at Hershey 2pm

So sorry to have missed meeting you Michael. Next year!
by SusanYaeger
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Forum meeting today at Hershey 2pm
Replies: 4
Views: 864

MTFCA Forum meeting today at Hershey 2pm

Meet and greet at 2:00 today Wednesday
Chocolate Field North
C4Q36
Join us!!!
by SusanYaeger
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Forum meeting at Hershey ?
Replies: 20
Views: 2397

Re: MTFCA Forum meeting at Hershey ?

Yes MTFCA Forum meeting.
Wednesday
2:00
Chocolate Field North
C4Q34-39

See earlier post in this thread with more details.
by SusanYaeger
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Post Your 2019 Fall Hershey Swap Spaces Here!
Replies: 60
Views: 5997

Re: Post Your 2019 Fall Hershey Swap Spaces Here!

I'm heading out this afternoon for my first Hershey Swap Meet! Hope you will stop by and say 'hi'!

Folks you'll find at the MTFCA booth...
Brian Jordan, Tony Wiltshire, Dennis Gorder, Brent Mize, Seamus Hnat, and me, Susan Yaeger. Look forward to meeting you!

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by SusanYaeger
Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Forum meeting at Hershey ?
Replies: 20
Views: 2397

Re: MTFCA Forum meeting at Hershey ?

Glad to see that folks are already looking forward to meeting at the MTFCA Booth at Hershey this year! MTFCA location: Chocolate Field North Spaces: C4Q 34-39 Our booth will have a new look to go along with the new and old friends who will be there Wednesday through Friday to meet and greet you! We...
by SusanYaeger
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Visited the Model T Museum this year? Willing to share your experience?
Replies: 9
Views: 1199

Visited the Model T Museum this year? Willing to share your experience?

We are currently preparing a grant application to be considered for the annual Wayne County Foundation Challenge Match. If awarded the grant, donations made to the MTFCA and Model T Museum between November 4 and 12, 2019 will be matched, according to the Foundation guidelines. It would be very helpf...
by SusanYaeger
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ocean to Ocean Tour
Replies: 29
Views: 4679

Re: Ocean to Ocean Tour

BOB McDANIEL -- hi! They are arriving at their overnight stops by about 4pm. Sunday's drive is Detroit to Mishawaka, Indiana. They will be staying at: Holiday Inn & Conference Center 1208 E Douglas Road, Mishawaka It would be great if you could meet them there. DAVID H -- We have been posting Milt R...
by SusanYaeger
Thu Jun 20, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ocean to Ocean Tour
Replies: 29
Views: 4679

Re: Ocean to Ocean Tour

Milt & Rosemary Roorda arrived in Dearborn, MI this afternoon after 6 hours driving in the rain!

Anyone within driving distance of Detroit might want to catch up with the group on Friday or Saturday. Their itinerary is shown below.
by SusanYaeger
Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ocean to Ocean Tour
Replies: 29
Views: 4679

Re: Ocean to Ocean Tour

Just in from Milt Roorda from Streetsboro (Cleveland) Ohio.

Video -- Repairing a motor on the road https://www.facebook.com/modeltfordclub ... 328174539/

Follow daily posts from Milt on MTFCA Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/modeltfordclub/
by SusanYaeger
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ocean to Ocean Tour
Replies: 29
Views: 4679

Re: Ocean to Ocean Tour

David, here is the link to the MTFCA Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/modeltfordclub/ [https://www.facebook.com/modeltfordclub/] I am posting photos and notes of what Milt sends to me every day. Below is a snapshot of all the city stops, taken from the Ocean to Ocean tour page. http://oceanto...
by SusanYaeger
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ocean to Ocean Tour
Replies: 29
Views: 4679

Re: Ocean to Ocean Tour

You can follow Milt and Rosemary Roorda and his 1909 Racer #2 on the Model T Ford Club of America Facebook Page.
by SusanYaeger
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: My Home coming tour
Replies: 2
Views: 758

Re: My Home coming tour

Thanks so much for coming, Dean! It wouldn’t be Homecoming without you and Steve!
by SusanYaeger
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Homecoming in Richmond IN - June 6-7-8
Replies: 46
Views: 4950

Homecoming in Richmond IN - June 6-7-8

Homecoming is almost here and we’re so glad to report that construction in the Swap Meet area is complete and everything is a go! Thanks go to the City of Richmond for their hard work and the improvements made here for the Museum. There will not be a Museum benefit auction this year, however, the M...
by SusanYaeger
Mon May 27, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Homecoming June 8 - Model T Museum in Richmond IN
Replies: 0
Views: 440

Homecoming June 8 - Model T Museum in Richmond IN

HOMECOMING SATURDAY, JUNE 8 -- Hope you will be there! There are still some Swap Meet spaces available - just $15 for 10x10 space. Scenic tours available on Thursday and Friday, June 6-7 --- NO REGISTRATION FEE, PAY AS YOU GO. Click on this link to register for Swap Meet space, get Hotel listing, m...
by SusanYaeger
Sat Mar 30, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Museum Receives Pan Straightening Bench
Replies: 10
Views: 1941

Museum Receives Pan Straightening Bench

The rain today didn't stop the delivery of a rare piece of Model T history to the Museum. High on our 'wish list' has been a pan straightening bench. Thanks to the perseverance of Sam Mendenhall from Alabama, the Model T Museum Vintage Garage now has one! Sam found the bench in Pensacola, Florida wh...
by SusanYaeger
Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA resource guide & membership directory
Replies: 5
Views: 1202

Re: MTFCA resource guide & membership directory

2010 was the last time the directory was published. There are still a handful available for purchase from the MTFCA if you phone the business office.

There are currently no plans to produce another in the near future.
by SusanYaeger
Thu Feb 21, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Congratulations, Seamus Hnat! 2019 Ben Yumori Award Recipient
Replies: 17
Views: 2435

Congratulations, Seamus Hnat! 2019 Ben Yumori Award Recipient

The MTFCA is pleased to announce that Seamus Hnat from Mt. Clemens, Michigan is the recipient of the 2019 Ben Yumori Award. The Ben Yumori Award acknowledges someone who travels great distances in their Model T, promotes the club, is an ambassador for the hobby and encourages new members who will a...
by SusanYaeger
Thu Feb 21, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Congratulations, Tony Bowker! 2019 Walt Rosenthal Award Recipient
Replies: 16
Views: 2319

Congratulations, Tony Bowker! 2019 Walt Rosenthal Award Recipient

The MTFCA is pleased to announce that the 2019 recipient of the Walt Rosenthal Award is Tony Bowker of Ramona, California. This award, the highest given by the MTFCA, honors an individual who represents Walt Rosenthal’s willingness to lend a helping hand, donate a needed part, or offer encouragemen...
by SusanYaeger
Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Museum Lineshaft up and running in Vintage Garage Machine Shop!
Replies: 20
Views: 3155

Museum Lineshaft up and running in Vintage Garage Machine Shop!

Another banner day at the Model T Museum, thanks to our great VolunTeers and donors. Two line shafts have been installed in the Vintage Garage Machine Shop and the amazing machinery, dating from 1912 to 1920s is up and running! Congratulations to Jerry Kramer and all those who worked on this project...