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2000
TRI-CHAPTER MEET OF NORTHLAND, ILLINOIS AND WISCONSIN CHAPTER
QUAD CITIES OF ILLINOIS AND IOWA

Thanks to the webmaster, Jeff Stanton, we have great photographs of the 2000 Tri-Chapter Meet in the Quad Cities.  Beautiful weather prevailed, and a good time was had by all!

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hearsetable1.jpg (39319 bytes) Inside the back of Patrick Martin's 1980 Superior Cadillac endloader.  This home made table/box looks like a great way to transport luggage, etc. without damaging the back of your hearse.
hearsetable2.jpg (36680 bytes) An added seat to the removable table.
school.jpg (25316 bytes) The gang lined up for a photo shoot at a local school.  The local press was there to take some shots as well. 
Another view of the photo shoot for the newspaper.
Another view of the photo shoot for the newspaper.
tire1.jpg (23501 bytes) On the way down to Davenport Paul Saether's 1969 Superior Cadillac combination lost a chunk out of one of his rear tires.  He was in the rear of the convoy so it was a good thing he and I had CB's to communicate!  I was glad that I brought along my "BIG" jack.
tire2.jpg (25629 bytes) Here we see the pit crew in action... I'm jacking up the car and Paul is removing the tire.
tire3.jpg (28111 bytes) A picture of the wounded tire.  Looks like something took a bite out of it!
tire4.jpg (19339 bytes) Another Shot of the PCPC (Pro Car Pit Crew) in action.
hotel1.jpg (32131 bytes) Here is another shot of the pro cars displayed at the Holiday Inn that we stayed at for the meet.
hotel2.jpg (38387 bytes) In this picture we see Mark and Tom Goodwin's 1972 Fleetwood 75 Sedan "Factory Limo" on the foreground.
medic1.jpg (30739 bytes) One of the events at the meet was a tour of Medic Ambulance Service.
medic2.jpg (29029 bytes) One of Medic's rigs leaving the garage.
medic3.jpg (37645 bytes) Inside the back of one of Medic's Ambulances.
Superior1.jpg (39788 bytes) 1977 Superior Ambulance at Wendt Funeral Home.
Superior2.jpg (38477 bytes) Inside the back door of the 1977 Superior Ambulance at Wendt Funeral Home.
horse.jpg (44109 bytes) Horse Drawn Hearse and lots of automotive memorabilia inside the garage at Wendt Funeral Home
flower.jpg (37391 bytes) 1956 Superior Cadillac Flower Car at Wendt Funeral Home.
flower2.jpg (38041 bytes) In a garage across the ally at Wendt Funeral Home, Another flower car is undergoing restoration.
cad1.jpg (43432 bytes) In addition to all the pro cars at Wendt Funeral Home, this Cadillac convertible got lots of attention.  To the right of it we see R.F.Parson's "Chicago" Superior ambulance.
rf01.jpg (44171 bytes) Speaking of R.F. Parson's Car, here are a few more shots.  I love this dash!
rf03.jpg (38446 bytes) One of the Mars 888 lights mounted on the fender.
rf02.jpg (35176 bytes) As beautiful inside as it is outside.
rf04.jpg (38237 bytes) Gotta love those bullet lights.
limo.jpg (42469 bytes) 1949 Cadillac limousine at Wendt Funeral Home.
saether1.jpg (29861 bytes) Paul and Julie Saether's 1969 Superior Cadillac Combination.
saether2.jpg (40950 bytes) "Mortician Member" AAA Grill badge on Saether's combo.
dirks.jpg (37492 bytes) Larri and Sue Dirks' 1976 Miller Meteor Cadillac Classic Duplex in "Hearse Mode."
goether.jpg (43256 bytes) Dennis Goethe's 1980 Cadillac Fleetwood Limousine.
hearse1.jpg (29521 bytes) Tim Fantin's (1987?) Eagle Cadillac endloader.
smith.jpg (29559 bytes) Gene Smith's 1973 C/B Oldsmobile High Top Ambulance.
combo1.jpg (32256 bytes) Kevin Anglin's 1977 Cadillac Miller-Meteor Combination and Tony Karsnia's 1978 Cadillac Miller-Meteor Classic Duplex Combination.
combo2.jpg (39039 bytes) Inside Kevin's combination.
combo3.jpg (39745 bytes) Inside Tony's combination.
kramer.jpg (47148 bytes) Chuck Kramer's 1986 limousine.

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