[Spridgets] Thanks to Practrical Classics for the donation

Jim Johnson bmwwxman at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 03:20:09 MDT 2008


You are right. I will add Practical Classics and Turtle Wax to the sponsors


On 4/22/08, Robert Bruce Evans <b-evans at earthlink.net> wrote:
> The good people at Practical Classics have arranged to have the third
> place prize check for $1,000 cut by the Turtle Wax Corporate Office in
> Westmont, Illinois. That way, there will be no exchange rate or commission
> issues to eat away at the money.
> As I have said so often, I am deeply indebted to those 23 great guys from
> every corner of America, from Florida to Connecticut to Oregon and points
> in-between, who came together for the BusterCluster. It is they, not me, who
> earned this prize.
> After retaining 25% to pay tithe to my Anglican-Catholic Church, and to
> pay taxes to the Federal and California State Governments, I have quite
> happily sent a check for $750 to the Sprite Midget Club USA. This money is
> to help defray costs of the Golden Anniversary celebration of the
> Austin-Healey Sprite, "50 Years of Spridgets" at Lake of the Ozarks,
> Missouri, June 26-29, 2008.   The check is now in the 50th celebration
> treasury!
> While the BusterCluster may be on the card as a sponsor of the event, I
> think that credit is also due to Practical Classics, and its editor, Matt
> Wright, and to Turtle Wax for it is their contribution that will further the
> anniversary and the world's love of the Sprite and its off-spring, the MG
> Midget.   They should be on the card as the BusterCluster's contribution,
> too.
> Once again, thank you one and all.
> Buster Evans
> (If any of you wish to extend appreciation to Practical Classics, Matt
> Wright's e-mail is mattwright at emap.com .)
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Jim - 68 "Spridget" in Dodge City
Don't miss "50 Years of Spridgets" at Lake of the Ozarks, June 26-29,
For info and registration... <http://www.Sprite-MidgetClub.org>

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