Eight Continental Mark IIs at the 2008 Western National Meet in Irvine, California

Photos by John Walcek and Tim HowleyOriginally published in the May/June 2009 issue of Continental Comments (Issue # 288.)Eight Continental Mark IIs were entered at the 2008 Western National Meet in Irvine, California, in October, 2008, which has to be a record for...

A Not So Stinkin’ Lincoln

"Vice" Read cruising his Lincoln Continental Mark III through one of many covered bridges on the driving tour portion of the 2021 Eastern National Meet.  Photo courtesy of John Walcek.Originally published in the May/June 2024 Lincoln and Continental Comments...

Rod Hilgeman’s 1950 Lincoln Cosmopolitan Convertible

ABOVE: The Hilgeman family with the car at Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Photos by John Walcek and Tim HowleyOriginally published in the May/June 2009 issue of Continental Comments (Issue # 288.)The 1949 Lincoln Cosmopolitan originated in a clay done by Bob Gregorie in...

Lincoln Zephyrs at the 74th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Grand National Roadster Show

By John Walcek Originally published in the March/April 2024 Lincoln and Continental Comments magazine (Issue # 377)On Friday, Feb. 2, I paid a visit to Merv Adkin’s yard in Pomona, California. He told me about the 74th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Grand National...

My Brother’s 1956 Lincoln Convertible

ABOVE: The photo on the hill of Gary's 1956 Convertible taken in 1960. By Wayne P. Leithner, Ormond Beach, FloridaOriginally published in the May/June 2009 issue of Continental Comments (Issue # 288.)Ever since the 1956 Lincoln was introduced, my older and only...

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Upcoming Lincoln & Continental Owner Club Events

The LCOC presents three national meets each year-Eastern, Mid-America, and Western. One of the the twenty-two Regions of the LCOC hosts each National Meet. These extended weekend events are filled with activities, a full Concours, awards banquet, and good fellowship. Not just a meeting of the finest Lincolns and Continentals, but a meeting of friends and a members for fellowship, and to share common interests.

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Members of the Lincoln & Continental Owners Club (LCOC) can now receive discounted bidder registrations, giving the bidder and a guest access to each auction day.  Log into the LCOC Member Area for more information about this benefit and to register!

About the Lincoln & Continental Owners Club (LCOC)

The Lincoln and Continental Owners Club was formed in 1953 by Dr. Elliston Bell. The first National meet was held in Dearborn, Michigan, on October 16, 1954, with 151 Continentals participating. These included 1940 through 1948 Continentals only. The following year, there were two National Meets; an Eastern Meet was held in Bedford Spring, Pennsylvania, and a Western Meet was held in Santa Barbara, California.

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Connie Goes to Palm Springs

Connie Goes to Palm Springs

Connie Goes to Palm Springs by Richard GierakSome triumphs take a quite a while to happen.  For my wife Shirley and me, showing our '57 Lincoln Premiere, known as "Connie,” in May at the LCOC Western Region National Meet in Palm Springs was the culmination of a...

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Day 4 Highlights of the 2022 LCOC Western National Meet

Day 4 Highlights of the 2022 LCOC Western National Meet

Written by Elayne Bendel Reproduced with permissionThe 2022 Western National Meet is now history but coming as it did in the “playground of the stars” it did not lack for drama. The spectacular scenery and setting at the DoubleTree Hotel and Desert Princess Country...

Day 3 Highlights of the 2022 LCOC Western National Meet

Day 3 Highlights of the 2022 LCOC Western National Meet

Written by Elayne Bendel Reproduced with permissionFriday’s daytime agenda focused on two local landmoarks—the fabulous Sunnylands Estate in Rancho Mirage and the famous Shields Date Garden in Indio.Sunnylands was first. This gorgeous 200-acre property was once the...

Day 2 Highlights of the 2022 LCOC Western National Meet

Day 2 Highlights of the 2022 LCOC Western National Meet

Written by Elayne Bendel Reproduced with permissionDay 2 of our very busy weekend began with a driving tour of mostly undeveloped desert landscapes along scenic Highway 62. On a sizzling day with temperatures approaching 100 degrees we chugalugged up a long grade to...

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