The next issue of The Packard Cormorant magazine...

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Re: The next issue of The Packard Cormorant magazine...

Post by Stuart R. Blond » Fri Apr 21, 2017 3:56 pm

The 2nd Quarter 2017 issue of The Packard Cormorant will arrive at the printer shortly, and will include an article on the 1904 Model L that was driven 1,000-miles non-stop (by A.J. Balfour), an article on White House conveyances through the years (by Thomas A. McPherson), an article on a Packard-powered minesweeper on duty during the 1960s and 1970s (by CDR Doug Conwell, USN, retired, its last commanding officer), and two book reviews: "More Than Automobiles — The Packards of Warren” by A.J. Balfour, and “Creative Industries of Detroit” by Leon Dixon.
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1939 Twelve, used by President Franklin D. Roosevelt - now on display at the Toyota Automobile Museum in Japan.

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Re: The next issue of The Packard Cormorant magazine...

Post by Stuart R. Blond » Sat Apr 28, 2018 4:06 am

The 2nd Quarter issue of The Packard Cormorant will soon be at the printer, and will feature the following articles:

Setting The Stage - Jeff Pachl writes about the get-together in South Bend, Indiana on September 26, 1954 that celebrated the Packard-Studebaker union.

Saying Goodby To An Old Friend - Bob Zimmerman writes about the 46 years when he owned his 1954 Patrician.

The Packard Senior League - A.J. Balfour writes about the ten-year watches awarded to Packard employees

Alexandra and Her 1929 Town Car - A rare 645 town car by Murphy and its original owner, written by Alexander H. Schilling, Jr. and Robert Valpey.

Heffleger’s Service Garage - John McCarthy writes about this dealership.

A Potpourri of Packard Dealerships - From New York, Ohio, New Jersey and California.

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Re: The next issue of The Packard Cormorant magazine...

Post by Stuart R. Blond » Wed Jun 22, 2022 4:30 pm

The Third Quarter 2022 issue of The Packard Cormorant magazine has been completed and is at the printer.
It features articles on the Royal Norwegian 1942 LeBaron limousine, Charles Blackman’s look at Packard’s survival from 1920 to 1942, Ed Ostrowski’s look at postwar engines, Jeff Pachl’s fiction of a meeting between James Nance and Dr. Emmitt Brown, and a look at the best looking cars from 1939.

The Fourth Quarter 2022 issue is now being worked on, and will feature a biography of Alvan Macauley, based on original material provided by one of Macauley’s great-grandsons, dating back to 1857.

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