The Diamond Chapter September meeting will be held at Smokin N’ Style 2278 Albert Pike Sunday September 29. Be there at 1:30 to eat. meeting at 2:00. We will be in one of the banquet rooms. They close at 3:00 so please be on time. Weather permitting ride your bike and bring a friend. See you there. I will be at the Norton Rally, Greg Bright will run the meeting.  Antique Motorcycles in the Park :Antique Motorcycles in the Park show was a big success. We had 78 Motorcycles on display with 22 different brands.The weather was a little hot but we all survived . Buddy and Cris Muirhead brought the 1923 Ner A Car, it always draws a big crowd, and a Harley Servi Car and Cushman. Thanks to Buddy and Cris. James Sandage and sons brought 19 motorcycles.Thanks James, Eric, and Jeff. Jed Simpson brought 8 bikes. I brought 7. A big thanks to all who brought motorcycles and made the show a great success. Mike Parker will give details about the show at the meeting.The spectator crowd seemed to be lighter than usual. Must have been the heat.Go to the Norton Web site, ntnoa.org for lots of pictures that Randy Bauer took.We had a great show again Thanks to all. Hope to see you next year.
Richard Williford Passed away last January. He brought several Japanese motorcycles to our show over the years. I talked to his wife, she said the Antique Motorcycles in the Park was his favorite show. He will be missed. She is also going to sell his collection. If you are interested contact me.
Club Officers:President: Michael Thomson    safari100usa@yahoo.comVice President: Greg Bright     thebrights@hotmail.comSecretary: Elizabeth Plunkett   faultless8@yahoo.comTreasure: Susie Parker            parkersusie12@yahoo.comSgt. at Arms: Russell Plunkett  faultless8@yahoo.comDirector: Mike Parker               mikethebike@cablelynx.com
August Minutes:No minutes were taken. The meeting was held at Hill Wheatley Plaza. We went over details for the show. We had 10 members at the meeting. Welcome new member Paul “Buzz” Green Up Coming Events:Sept. 21 Petit Jean River Monster festival, Car and Motorcycle showSept. 24 – 29 Bikes, Blues, and BBQ Sept. 26 – 29 NTNOA Rally , Jefferson Texas  ntnoa.org for more info.Sept 29 Diamond Chapter Club Meeting, Smokin N Style BBQ 1:30Oct. 3 -6 Barber’s Vintage Festival, Birmingham, Alabama.Oct. 2 -6 Indian Motorcycle Rally & Poker Run, Hot Springs, Ar. contact Mindi at 501-655-5132Oct. 11 – 13 Burn Benefit, Jefferson, TexasOct. 12 Arkansas Honor Ride, Rock City Harley ride to Hot Springs. arkansashonorride.org for more info.Nov. 2 Vintage Motorcycle Show, Vicksburg Miss. contact Roger at 601-831-2079Feb. 8-9 2020 Abate swap meet, fair grounds, little Rock
SOLD THE CLUB BIKE !!!!!!!
Closing Comment:It is still hot out there, but i am sure it will cool down soon. Try to make some of the events if you can. Get out and ride while you can and check out the fall colors. Contact me if you want to ride or you know of other events coming up.See you on the road. Ride Em, Don’t Hide Em,Michael Thomson President , Diamond Chapter of ArkansasAntique Motorcycle Club of America