Author Topic: WIN A NEW 1968 CAMARO! Documenting Sweepstakes Contests & Raffles from 1967/1968  (Read 22998 times)

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Well, that's all of them for model year 1968.  Not as many as the model year 1967 but still quite a lot. 

Now onto cataloging and arranging my notes for model year 1969.  Stay tuned.... 
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May 1968
KIMN 950 & Coca-Cola Win Something Wild Sweepstakes (Denver, Colorado radio station)


"Win Something Wild Sweepstakes"
"The hugger from Chevrolet"
"Grand Prize!  A dazzling red 1968 Camaro"
"Listen to the wildest drawings on radio.  May 20, 1968 thru June 21, 1968."


Found here: https://kimsloans.wordpress.com/colorado-kimn-1968-1969/
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1967
Cool Whip Contest


"First Prize includes an all-expense-paid five-day trip to Hollywood for two, $500 cash, a 1968 Chevrolet Camaro Sport Coupe, a movie camera and projector.  Plus an appearance on the Gomer Pyle T.V. Show!"

"3 Second Prizes - 1968 Chevrolet Camaro Sport Coupes!"

"...postmarked no later than Dec. 22, 1967..."
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May+ 1968
Sunoco Sunny Dollars Plus Contest


Found this picture in one of the souvenir programs for an event held at Oswego Speedway in Oswego, New York during their 1968 season. 

"Lyle Howard of Howard's Sunoco, Fulton, N.Y. shows off the Sunoco Sunny Dollars Camaro giveaway car."

See additional images concerning this contest starting with Reply #72 on page five of this thread and ending on Reply #77 on page six.

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February 1968
Hugger Month (Memphis, Tennessee area Chevrolet dealers)


"EXTRA !!"
"WIN A 'HUGGER'"

"The Memphis area Chevrolet dealers are celebrating 'Hugger Month' by giving away a 1968 Camaro Sport Coupe (Model 12337) with special striping, sporty new color, whitewalls, sports-style wheel covers and a sports-car-type 'spoiler.'"

1/2) The Memphis Press Scimitar (February 2, 1968)
3/4) The Commercial Appeal (February 16, 1968)

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February 1968
Hugger Month (Chicago Metropolitan Chevrolet dealers)


"EXTRA !!"
"WIN A 'HUGGER'"

"The Chicago Metropolitan Chevrolet dealers are celebrating 'Hugger Month' by giving away a 1968 Camaro convertible (Model 12467).....  It is equipped with Powerglide, floor console, power brakes, power steering, whitewalls and more!"


"WIN A NEW '68 CAMARO CONVERTIBLE"

1/2) The Times (February 2, 1968)
3/4) The Times (February 8, 1968)

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February 1968
Hugger Month (Chicago Metropolitan Chevrolet dealers)


"COME IN AND REGISTER FOR A NEW CAMARO"

1/2) Great Lakes Bulletin (February 16, 1968)

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February 1968
Hugger Month (Montreal, Canada)

"WIN A '68 CAMARO"

1/2) The Montreal Star (February 9, 1968)

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February 1968
WMC Radio 79 Hugger Contest


"WIN A CHEVROLET CAMARO IN WMC RADIO'S HUGGER CONTEST!"
"...the Grand Prize, a shiny new Chevrolet Camaro!"

"WIN A CHEVROLET CAMARO!"
"PLAY WMC RADIO'S 'HUGGER'!"

1/2) The Memphis Press Scimitar (January 31, 1968)
3/4) The Memphis Press Scimitar (February 15, 1968)

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May 1968
WMC Radio 79 Hugger Contest


"...was the winner of the Chevrolet Camaro in WMC's recent HUGGER contest."

1-3) The Memphis Press Scimitar (May 6, 1968)

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I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd