Sounds wonderful, and I wish I could be there personally!! Can I assume (and hope) that there will be many photos on the web as a result of this event? and while I'm here, let me say thanks to Brian and all the others for their reports of recent festivities!
in rainy Peoria, IL
(who has a 62cm Hetchins for sale??)
> Hetchins Fans,
> I'm about to hit the road North to attend Jimmy Thomsons' Hetchins
> display and gathering in Fallbrook, CA. As usual, Jimmy and his wife
> Helen have the gang over to witness the largest collection of Hetchins
> in the world, we believe. I think the number is about 23 or 24 Hetchins.
> In addition I will have 4 of my 5 present and I expect Chuck, Peter
> Johnson, and several others will add to these numbers. We're talking
> pure Hetchins OVERLOAD, folks. Jimmy tells me that he is introducing a
> "new and improved" display arrangement to allow better and easier access
> for the bikes this year. You people not attending will benifit heavily
> from this, I assure you!
>-- snip ---
> Brian Baylis
> La Mesa, CA
> LARGE dose of Hetchins comming up.