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Flight Certificate.  A club cap will be issued later.
2 - Officer nominations for club office in 2002 were presented.  Nominations from the floor were accepted.  Nominations are as follows ..
   For President:  Larry Ventura
   For Vice President:  Joe Bridgham
                                   Ardene Ward
   For Treasurer:  Reggie Strout
   For Secretary:  Howard Smith
   For Field Marshall:  Steve Jacobs
                                  Joe Bridgham
There being no further nominations, nominations ceased. In accordance with the club bylaws, the Secretary was instructed to notify the members of the nominated candidates at least 10 days in advance of the next club meeting.
NOTE: Ardene Ward has subsequently  withdrawn his candidacy for Vice President and Joe Bridgham has withdrawn his candidacy for Field Marshall.]

Show & Tell:
Rick Hallett
- showed an Allegro Electric Glider with a 2 meter wingspan and weighing a mere 20 ounces. The glider is powered with a Groupner 400 electric motor.
Rick also showed a Res Maxx, 100" span, glider expected to weigh in at 40 to 44 ounces.
Steve Noble-brought in his laptop computer to show photos taken at the 2001 Scale Shootout at New Gloucester.

The 50/50 drawing was won by Erick Shorey and what better way to get the fall meetings started off right?!

The business meeting adjourned at 8:35 PM for a showing of a  Joe Bridgham VCR film of an  IMAA flying event held at the club flying field in 1990.

             Howard Smith, Secretary

Tower Hobbies Upgrades Web Computer, Improves Ordering Performance -

Hobbies recently announced that it has upgraded its commerce web server to a new, more powerful model.
The immediate, most noticeable benefit offered by the new server is that placing orders and performing searches will now take less time for customers.
Tower Hobbies feels that the new enhanced performance will make it much more convenient for customers who wish to place their orders online.
The Tower Hobbies web site may be visited by accessing http://

R/C Gulls, Inc. "TALE-SPINNER"
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