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Re: Packard sign on American Pickers
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Re: New guy from Northern Illinois
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There are a number of Packard people in the Chicago area. I'd suggest you join the national Packard Automobile Classics club ($48 annual dues-monthly newsletter and quarterly glossy magazine) and then join one of the Illinois or Wisconsin clubs. Most PAC local club annual dues are $20-$40.

The national PAC website:
https://www.packardclub.org/

Local club members can offer ideas and suggestions plus they may have extra parts.

Check out the BigKev project blog on this website. A detailed video log that follows the restoration of a 1954 Clipper sedan.

Good luck

Posted on: 8/8 19:41:43
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Re: 1955 Caribbean interior
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SMS Auto Fabrics
smsautofabrics.com
Canby, OR
503-263-3535

You love them or don't. There's no in between. Purchased upholstery material for the cloth side of the seats for a 56 Caribbean, it arrived in a few days. Purchased simple broadcloth for an earlier Packard and it was months. If the material you want is in stock you'll love them, if not in stock be prepared to wait months.

Art's Trim Shop
Anderson, IN
765-644-5389

They have completed several Caribbeans including tops. Have not used them for several years.

Good luck

Posted on: 8/3 6:15:55
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Re: 2019 Packard National Meet
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Info on the Newport Hill Climb:

https://www.newporthillclimb.com

Posted on: 7/23 5:21:23
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Re: Packard Proving Grounds - Ask the Woman Who Lived There
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Roger,
Great video. Thanks for your leadership at PPG.
Mike Grimes

Posted on: 7/3 14:01:25
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Re: Errol Flynn
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Photo from the Packardinfo Photo Archive:

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Posted on: 3/31 11:38:24
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Errol Flynn
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Frames from a biography of Errol Flynn posted by George Pollen on You Tube.

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Posted on: 3/29 16:10:30
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Re: 1956 Caribbean Convertible for Sale
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Owen, a great addition for "The Toy Box". Hope Ralph gives it a new home and just down the street so you can visit it on the weekends.

Posted on: 3/23 7:27:16
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Re: Torsion Level Suspension 1956 400
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Steve, I have owned several 55/56 senior Packards and as fate would have it I'm working in West Lafayette. Give me a call and I'll take a look and offer some suggestions. Two-eight-one, seven nine three, three three seven seven.

Posted on: 3/5 19:06:59
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Re: Holiday Greetings from Santa Fe
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John,
Sent PM. Merry Christmas.

Posted on: 12/25 6:20:49
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