Scotty Newsletter
Issue #042 [Archived Newsletters] September 1, 2008


National Rally

We had 29 families in attendance at the 2008 rally and we already have six families registered for 2009! The 2009 Rally dates have been confirmed - Tuesday, July 7 to Sunday, July 12. For more information and to register...

The Rally Slideshow CDs were out in record time this summer (thank you all who contributed pictures) and everyone who registered for the event should have received their CDs long before now - if anyone did not, please let me know and I'll get another out in the mail. If you did not register and would like a CD, you may purchase one here.

Upcoming NSSO Events

  • September 26-28, 2008 Amish Log Cabin Lodging & Campground, Shipshewana & RV Museum and Hall of Fame (IN) more info...
  • October 10-12, 2008 38th Annual Bob Evans Farm Festival, Bidwell, OH. Specific campout info will be posted in the October newsletter, more info about the festival here...

Other Campouts or Events

  • September 11-14, Can/Am NE Regional Rally (Tin Can Tourists) Sampson Lake State Park, Seneca Lake, NY more info...
  • September 12-14, Illinois Vintage Trailer Rally and Cocktail Soiree WillOaks Campground, Woodstock, IL more info...

Scotty Gatherings

Nancy & Mabel, Jeff & Gail, and Zeek and Pastor Amanda had a wonderful time at Letchworth State Park in western NY. See more pics...

Welcome New Members:


  • Penelope Woodard, Eatonton


  • Leslie Stone, Indianapolis


  • Shauna Mathis, Mandeville


  • Travis Boston, Westminster

New Jersey

  • Shawn Quigley, Palermo


  • Shawn O'Dell, Pittsburgh


  • Phillip Willis, Nashville


  • Walnutt & Becky, Strasburg

Units for Sale

Members Looking For

Have some members looking for the art deco style hinges used in the early 60s Scottys as well as the star-like backers and knobs from the same era Scotty. See a pic.
Let me know if you have some to sell.

Scotty Parts

Scotty Restorations

Tom Bernot is doing trailer repairs and rebuilds. Tom's work is really superb ( check it out ). Tom is the only restorer to receive the endorsement of the NSSO. Beware of others! Tom's located 30 miles N. of Pittsburgh and can be contacted via e-mail to or phone at 724-763-8025.

NSSO Rally CDs: Purchase CD
Vintage Trailer CDs:
E-mail Juergen
Vintage Trailer Art: Paige Bridge's Site
Vintage Trailer Art: Richard Neuman's Site

Other Trailer Sites & Online Magazines

Web Site Stats

For 2008 we are averaging over 200 unique visitors per day, who are viewing over 800 pages per day. In August, we had visitors from every state except Hawaii (hmmm, wonder why not Hawaii?). And, worldwide, we had visitors from (in order of frequency) United States, Canada, Great Britain, Russia, China, Australia, France, Japan, Swedan, Vietnam, Spain, Norway, Austria, Argentina, Germany, and Venezuala!

Where our US visitors come from
Light green to dark green = lowest to highest

Mabel is ready for the 2009 Rally - are you?
Go here to register...


Sad News to Report

We received word that Bird & Norm White, who rolled in to our National Rally in 2007, and in to our hearts, were killed in a car accident over Memorial weekend near their hometown of Minden, Nevada.

Norm & Bird White
See more pics...

Scotty Images

Gail & Jeff receive their plaque for Favorite Scotty at the 2007 National Rally. If you have won Favorite, Best in Theme, or a Cookoff, watch for your's to come in the mail soon!

Ace & family get one last campout in with Craig, the JS715 Scotty.
It's for sale - contact Ace...

Ace & family just bought this 1966 17' Airstream Caravel, which is why the JS715 is now for sale. We may see this charmer at the National Rally in 2009!

Walnutt & Becky are coming to the 2009 National Rally, but don't think they'll be towing up from VA with the 250 CC Twister Hammerhead GoKart!
Watch the video...

Julie Brown made these cute
curtains for her and Robert's Scotty

Introducing new Scotty artwork
by artist Richard Neuman
Visit his RV Art site...

Ken camped out at Summit Hill in Washington, MA with his
1966 15' Gaucho

Ken's brother just picked up this sharp looking 1961 Garway. NICE!

Bob & Robin just bought a Casita, which is very cute, but not a Scotty!

Neil built this teardrop from scratch. Nice job Neil! See more pics...

Ray is making good progress on
his HiLander project!

Scotty Newsletter is an electronic publication of the National Serro Scotty Organization.
Editor and NSSO Founder/Administrator: Nancy Kroes