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May 23, 2015
Saturday @ 5:00pm

Extra Billy's BBQ 
Orphan Car Cruise-In
1110 Alverser Dr
Midlothian, VA 23113

Studebakers lining up at the cruise-in
Lee & Becky Harrison chat with Betsy Young and Maze Melton in front of Becky & Lee's 1964 Daytona convertable
Maze & Linwood Melton, 1963 Studebaker Avanti R-2
Becky & Lee Harrison, 1964 Studebaker Lark Daytona convertable
Debbie & Jim Jett, 1963 Studebaker GT Hawk R-1
Matt Cuedri, 1983 Avanti custom
Joan & Brian Dahl, 1960 Studebaker Champ Pick-up
Hunter Sparagna, 1953 Studebaker 2R 1/2 ton Pick-up custom
Marjorie & Fred Meiners, 1964 Studebaker Avanti R-2
Checking out the Studebakers at Extra Billy's
Studebaker drivers enjoy good food and conversation on the patio at Extra Billy's
Linwood Melton checking out Matt Cuedri's 1983 Avanti
The Ford 351 c.i. V8 powering Hunter Sparagna's 1953 Studebaker 2R pick-up
Jim Beadle talking Studebaker trucks with Hunter Sparagna's son and Brian Dahl
Linwood Melton and Fred Meiners talk Avanti
Marjorie Meiners and Maze Melton chat at the meet
                      March 8, 2015
Sunday @ 2:00pm

River City Diner 
​ 803 E Parham Rd
Richmond , VA 23227  
Mike Welch, 1941 Studebaker Champion custom
Debbie & Jim Jett, 1963 Studebaker GT Hawk R-1
Becky & Lee Harrison, 1967 Avanti II
Maze & Linwood Melton, 1963 Studebaker Avanti R-2
Lunch and business meeting at River City Diner
After the meeting, the group moves to the parking lot to talk Studebaker
Lee Harrison's freshly rebuilt 327 in his 1967 Avanti II
                      January 10, 2015
Saturday @ 2:00pm

 The Rumble Seat Grill
12912 Plaza Drive
Richmond, VA 23233
Herman Gantt talks to Linwood Crawford in front of his 1953 Studebaker custom
Betsy Young, Mike Welch and Debbie Jett
Martin Pajka and Preston Young chant by Preston's 1965 Cruiser
Fred Meiners R-2 V8 in his 1964 Avanti
Marjorie & Fred Meiners, 1964 Studebaker Avanti R-2
Betsy & Preston Young, 1965 Studebaker Cruiser
Debbie & Jim Jett, 1963 Studebaker GT Hawk R-1
Mike Welch, 1941 Studebaker Champion custom
Herman Gantt, 1953 Studebaker custom
The group has lunch in The Rumble Seat Grill
R) Mike Welch with grandsons Rocko & Jake, Herman Gantt, 
Betsy & Preston Young, Dan Gori, Martin Pajka, Linwood Crawford, 
Marjorie & Fred Meiners, Marie Gori, Debbie Jett, Lee & Becky 
Harrison (Attended but not pictured, Barbara & Jim Beadle, Betty 
Crawford, Jim Jett)

July 10, 2015
Friday @ 5:00pm

Chick-Fil-A Cruise-In 
at Virginia Commons
10176 Brook Rd
Glen Allen, VA 23059

A wave of rain as the cruise-in started
Debbie & Jim Jett, 1962 Studebaker GT Hawk
Herman Gantt, 1953 Studebaker Custom
Dan Gori, 1951 Studebaker Champion
Dan Gori, 1951 Henry J Street Rod
By 7:00pm, the sky was clear and we had a huge rainbow
and of course, there is a Studebaker at the end of the rainbow!
August 15, 2015
Saturday @ 5:00pm

Orange County Cruisers Cruise-in
Burger King
15 Orange Village Shopping Center
Orange, VA 22960​

1961 Lark VIII, Frank Drumheller
1962 Lark Cruiser, Ned MacBryde
1963 GT Hawk, Carl Rollison
1962 Lark Daytona Convertible, Becky & Lee Harrison
1965 Cruiser, Betsy & Preston Young
1956 Golden Hawk, Don Fitzsimons
1953 Studebaker 2R Pick-up, Barb & Jim Beadle
September 12, 2015
Saturday @ 2:00pm
​International Drive Your Studebaker Day​

Cookout and Garage Tour
HOST: Becky & Lee Harrison
21481 Rocky Ford Rd
Jetersville, VA 23083
Amelia County​
1962 GT Hawk, Marsha & Nelson Bolt (formally owned by Gary Hearn)
1962 GT Hawk, Becky & Lee Harrison
1967 Avanti II, Becky & Lee Harrison
1963 Lark Dayton Convertible, Becky & Lee Harrison
1962 Lark Daytona Convertible, Becky & Lee Harrison
1961 Lark Convertible, Becky & Lee Harrison
1951 Studebaker Champion, Marie & Dan Gori
1962 GT Hawk, Jim Jett
The group checking out Lee's Lark convertibles
Lee's 1964 Lark Daytona Convertible in his garage
Lee's Mustang race car
Enjoying our International Drive Your Studebaker day cook-out
November 14th, 2015
Saturday @ 2:00pm
American Civil War Center at Tredegar
500 Tredegar St
Richmond, VA 23219
Jim Jett's 1963 GT Hawk R-1, George Marshall's 1962 Hawk
1963 Studebaker GT Hawk R-1
1961 Studebaker Hawk
Rosemary & George Marshall, Marjorie & Fred Meiners
Rosemary & George Marshall by their 1961 Studebaker Hawk