October 8, 2021
Legion Auxiliary Car Show winners gallery
By Chris Darus
The Bandera Prophet
Bandera’s American Legion Post 157 Women’s Auxiliary had their sixth annual car show at Hevenor Lumber Company this past Sunday, benefiting veterans in local nursing homes.
There were two classes, Antique and Classic along with three special awards, Auxiliary’s Choice, Veterans Choice and Peoples Choice, and the coveted Best in Show award.
All awards were presented by Gerda Weathers of the Women’s Auxiliary.
Ed Verhelst won two trophies, first in Classic and the Auxiliary’s Choice with his light green 68 Camaro.
Doug King won third in Classic with his 66 Pontiac Tri-power GTO and took third in Antique and Veterans Choice with his gray 59 Cadillac nine person limo.
Joe Ortega was the Peoples Choice winner with his matte black 1964 Chevy C10.
Ronald Brookes received his second place award in the Antique class for his 1931 Ford Sports Coupe.
Dale Bailey won the Antique class with his two tone green 1951 Chevy Fleetline custom.
Gary Clark’s 64 Pontiac GTO won second in Classic.
Steve Odell received the Best in Show award for his beautiful red metallic 1966 Mustang convertible.