Auction of the Lifetime Collection of Cabin John’s Reed Martin

Those who’ve lived in Cabin John for more than a few years will remember Reed and Barbara Martin leading our 4th of July parades in one of Reed’s magnificent antique cars. Some may have been lucky enough to get a glimpse inside the Martins’ garage, which was packed full of Reed’s many treasures. Now everyone has a chance to see the entire collection when it goes to auction on May 13, 2023 (doors open at 8:00 am, and the auction starts at 9:00 am) Frederick Fairgrounds 797 E Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701. Billed as “The Lifetime Collection of Reed Martin of Cabin John, Maryland – One of the Finest Tether Car Collections in the Country,” the auction includes not only tether cars but antique roadsters, engines of all types, old photographs, toys, advertising and more. For more information, check out the Parzow Auction House website or contact Howard Parzow, Auctioneer, at 301-351-6544 or

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