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Mary Bartemeyer, president of the Mississippi Valley Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America, talks about the Antique Automobile Club of America 2013 annual Grand National Meet to be held June 27-29 at John Deere Commons, Moline.


Kevin E. Schmidt, QUAD-CITY TIMES

The Antique Automobile Club of America of the Mississippi Valley Region will host the Central National Meet at the Isle Casino Hotel and Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center, 2021 State St., Bettendorf, Aug. 17-19. The public is invited to view more than 200 antique vehicles from across the U.S. The main car show and judging will be Saturday, Aug. 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Quad-Cities Waterfront Convention Center. There is no admission for public viewing. 

Cars at the conference include:

• 1931 Ford Model A Rumbleseat Coupe

• 1957 Oldsmobile 88 two-door hardtop

• 1975 Chevrolet Nova LN two-door coupe

• 1978 Auburn Boattail Speedster (replica of 1930s Auburn Boattail)

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