The Self-Starter

The Self-Starter is the award winning, international magazine of the Cadillac & LaSalle Club and is published 11 times annually. Each issue is packed with technical and historical articles submitted by members, member car features, interviews, tips, and classified advertising for cars, parts, and memorabilia wanted and for sale.

All members get access to over 180 back issues!

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Back Issues


1991 to present - most issues available.  
Inquire about cost and availability for issues from 1961 to 1991.
Subject to availability. 

A package of each available back issue 1992 and up of The Self-Starter and annual issues is $200, postage paid U.S. International orders, please contact Lars for price.

NEW YEARS ADDED! Many available back issues from 1961 and up are available at a higher price— please contact Lars for details. 1961–1991 offered at limited availability—please contact Lars for details.

  • Qty 1 - $5
  • Qty 2-4 - $4 each
  • Qty 5+ - $3 each
  • Annual Issues $5, 2 or more $4

U.S. Postage paid, inquire about foreign postage.

How To Order:

List the issues and the number of each desired and send your order with check payable to Indiana Region CLC, Inc.:

Lars Kneller
Indiana Region CLC, Inc. 
3018 W. Small Rd.
La Porte, IN 46350-7929
No phone calls, please. Please allow 4–6 weeks for delivery.

Article Submission Information

All articles for consideration for publication, letters to the editor, Region and Chapter newsletters, national club calendar-of-events submissions, change of Region director information, etc., are to be addressed to:

Editor, The Self-Starter
Jeff Shively
19400 Iris Court
Noblesville, IN 46060-8387
(765) 721-1659

Classified Advertising

How to place a classified ad.

Commercial Display Advertising

A rate brochure has been created for the website, The Self-Starter magazine and our International Membership Directory.

2019 CLC Advertising rate brochure

Placement/reservations for display ads are as follows:

Reservations must be made on the 20th day two months prior to the issue date. Example: Reservations for placement in August must be made by June 20. Camera-ready ads must be received no later than June 30.

All inquiries regarding classified or display advertising are to be addressed to:

Dave Leash
58757 Van Dyke Ave. UNIT 131
Washington, MI 48094
Phone: 877-393-1110
Fax: 720-368-5058
Cell: 720-849-0213

Photographic Guidelines

To assist members in producing high quality photographs for inclusion in The Self-Starter, a brochure has been created explaining how to take photographs for inclusion in the magazine.

The Self-Starter Photo Requirements Brochure

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