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See ‘Orphan’ Cars at Free Alexandria Car Show Sept. 16

A 1967 Pontiac GTO Hardtop Coupe Photo: Different_Brian)

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Love old cars? The Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum will host the Classic Car Show on Saturday, Sept. 16 outside the building. The show, from 10 am. to 1 p.m., will feature “orphan” cars. The term refers to cars that are no longer in production such as Packards..

People who attend this free show will see the following: a 1927 Packard Phaeton, a 1940 Packard Club Sedan, and a 1933 Packard Coupe Roadster as well as at least two Hudsons – a 1954 Hudson Hornet and a 1934 Hudson Terraplane Coupe. Other cars on display include a 1961 Nash Metropolitan and a 1967 Pontiac GTO,

The event is sponsored by Packards Virginia and the Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum.

The museum is located at 201 South Washington Street

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Kevin Dauray

Kevin is Publisher's Assistant with The Zebra Press. He has been working for Alexandria's "Good News" newspaper since 2019. A graduate of George Mason University, he earned a bachelor's in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. He also studied at the Columbia School of Broadcasting and holds a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Marymount University. He is an alumnus of T.C. Williams High School. Go Titans!

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