Scotty Newsletter
Issue #052 [Archived Newsletters] July 1, 2009


Your Prayers Needed

Member Neil Lavy was in a serious motorcycle
accident about 3 weeks ago and is just starting
to come out of a coma. More info here...

Don Manvell is having some heart issues and
has been hospitalized. Don we hope you and Bev
get out to enjoy your new HiLander soon!

Doug Warren just got out of the hospital after
surgery. He's enjoying some green jello here!
Hope you're back on your feet and out with
the vintage Chevy & Scotty again soon Doug!

National Rally

We have 43 trailers, 79 adults, 19 kids,22 dogs, 1 cat and 1 bird coming so far, many of whom are attending for the first time. Just a few spots left and a very few days left to get your registration in if you're planning on coming to the biggest and best of the National Scotty Rallys. Tuesday, July 7 to Sunday, July 12. For more information and to register...

Upcoming Campouts and Events

Scotty Gatherings

Ken Needham hosted a Vintage Weekend Campout in
Granville, MA. Eight vintage trailers were in attendance
and most of them were Scottys. View the slideshow...

Welcome New Members:


  • Scott Caldwell, Phil Campbell


  • James Briglia, Wolcott
  • Peter Janowski, West Hartford


  • Barbara Warner, Atlanta
  • Janet Haskell, Waverly Hall
  • Shannon Nichols, Rome


  • John Superchi, Hopedale
  • Pauline Nelson


  • Sara Laitala, Okemos


  • Charles & Debereh Honeywell, Pittsburgh
  • Diane McComsey, Mount Joy


  • Lonnie Mitchell, Irving
  • Sue Meacham, San Angelo


  • Pat Wilson, Monterey

Units for Sale

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.

Other Trailer Sites & Online Magazines

NSSO Rally CDs: Purchase CD
Vintage Trailer CDs:
E-mail Juergen
Vintage Trailer Art: Paige Bridges
Vintage Trailer Art: Richard Neuman

Web Site

Over 336,000 hits for the month of June: over 5300 unique visitors, viewing 31,000 pages!

Thank you NSSO members for your contributions - many new pages were added and lots of existing pages updated this month!

Scotty Images

If you're coming to the rally - bring anything you have to sell, trade,
or give away! Look for Mabel's
new Trading Post sign, near the
Group Shelter area

The Stotts made a maiden voyage in
their new Scotty. See more pics...

Ace & family camped with the
wild horses at Assateague State
Park in Maryland again.
See more pics...

Dominic's Toto camped in RI

Maggie Fisk and friend sitting under their new vintage Scotty awning

Jan's new "Hunter's Special" camoflaged 18' HiLander Trunkback

Cyndi got a new 1968 Mobile Scout

The Lairds got a new member to their family. We'll meet ChouChou
at the National Rally!

This Scotty is for sale.
E-mail if interested...

Rob & Family headed west with
the Cabin Car that Rob built.
See more pics...  See a slideshow
of the Cabin Car build...

Just a teaser from Ben & Lynn.
We'll see more pics of their
'61 Front Kitchen (formerly
Nancy's Little Cowgirl) later.
Looking great Ben & Lynn!

John brought his Scotty home with his Chevy SSR - NICE rig John!

Nancy scanned her decals and made these shirts and many more items available at the NSSO Cafe Press stores (no profit being made - what you pay goes 100% to Cafe Press)
Visit the NSSO Stores...

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