Mar 26 2010

“The Long Island Motor Parkway” & “Vanderbilt Cup Races of Long Island” Sell Out

Arcadia Publishing has announced that the initial edition of "The Long Island Motor Parkway" and the second edition of "Vanderbilt Cup Races of Long Island " have sold out. Supplies of the books should be available by early May. All author royalties from the books are being contributed to CAPS (Child Abuse Prevention Services of Long Island).



Ebay Alert: A Locomobile Vanderbilt Cup Radiator Mascot is currently being auctioned. The item had a reserve of $2,000. With two days to go, the highest offer from four bidders is $2,200. You can expect this price to rise from $500 to $1,000 in the last 15 seconds of the auction due to automatic sniping programs.


March 29, 2010 Update: The Locomobile Vanderbilt Cup Radiator Mascot sold for a record $4,652 last night on Ebay. Nine bidders competed in the auction with the price increasing $1,100 in the last 10 seconds.


Today's Automotive Events

-South Side Boys of Long Island Car Club Breakfast, East Farmingdale, 7:45 AM

-St Patricks Day Parade, Cutchogue the North Fork Chamber of Commerce and the Cutchogue Fire Department are hosting. The parade will start at 2pm on Eugenes Road in Cutchogue. Lunch available to participants at the Cutchogue Fire House on New Suffolk Road.

-"Tribute to Sebring" Demonstration Day, Noon and free museum tour at 2:00 PM, Simeone Foundation Museum, 6825-31 Norwich Drive, Philadelphia, PA

-24th Annual Pennsylvania Dutch Region Consigned Auto Parts & Car Corral, 8:30 AM, AACA Museum Storage Building, Rt. 39 West, PA


Mar 28 2010 Andy Hartwell 6:25 PM

I just received my copy of Long Island Motor Parkway in the mail yesterday.  Was it my purchase that put the book in the “sold out” category?  smile

That means my copy is even more valuable than the rest!  smile

Apr 07 2010 Howard Kroplick 4:18 PM

Hi Andy:

Thanks for helping to put the book into its second printing!!


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