Welcome back Allen,
Yes we need to keep the momentum going, We do owe it to Frank to do that. I
am having a difficult time getting mine going as the emptiness is far
greater than I had ever expected it to be.
On Sat, Apr 16, 2011 at 9:58 AM, Allen Hefner <lbc77mg at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes, I was the rally guy for SR98. At the time I was the Regional Rally
> Steward for the Phila. Region SCCA. The gimmick rally went from the hotel
> near Carlisle, PA up to a small town called Pitman, PA (Pop. waaay less
> this list).
> It was a load of fun watching all the LBCs driving the winding hills and
> switchbacks of central PA as I drove around looking for strays.
> SR98 was another of Frank's ideas. He was full of them. He got us all
> together and we made it happen. Without his inspiration, I hope we can
> the momentum going. We owe it to him.
> Allen Hefner
> Norristown, PA
> 2006 Chebbie
> 1963 Sunbeam Alpine Series III
> 1967 Triumph TR4A IRS
> 1964 VW Type I
> 1967 VW Type II
> 1967 Rover 2000TC
> 1977 MG Midget
> On Fri, Apr 15, 2011 at 4:05 PM, <WeslakeMonza1330 at aol.com> wrote:
> > Hi Allen,
> > If my memory serves me correctly we met at Sprite Rush 98 (I don't think
> > was 03) and you organised the rally but couldn't stay for the rest of the
> > meet.
> > I've also decided I need to be back on the list though I've kept in touch
> > with some listers and had exchanged e-mails with Frank over the weekend.
> > Regards
> > Weslake-Monza 1330
> > In a message dated 15/04/2011 16:31:01 GMT Daylight Time,
> > lbc77mg at gmail.com writes:
> > Hi List,
> > After hearing the terrible news about Frank C. I decided I need to be
> > back on this list. For anyone who signed up in the past few years, I was
> > very active here for quite a while.
> > I am very priviledged to have known Frank. He (and others) came to my
> > house
> > and helped install my kitchen cabinets and rebuild some of my garage.
> > Sadly, I had to sell that house, just when it was getting good. He also
> > brought ne a Gift Sprite as a housewarming gift. Now I live in a condo
> > a project car is out of the question.
> > I think we all agree that Frank Clarici made generous people seem like
> > Ebenezer Scrooge in comparison. And his knowledge of LBCs and resto
> > technique was legendary. He could rebuild a carb before you could get
> > hands out of your pockets.
> > Yesterday I sent in a pic and a short obit to Classic
> > Motorsports<http://www.classicmotorsports.net/>magazine. I recommend
> > that everyone write to David Wallens at
> > david at classicmotorsports.net and let him know that the LBC world has
> > a
> > very important person.
> > I missed you guys!
> > Thanks,
> > Allen Hefner
> > Norristown, PA
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