Re: [bolger] Part 3 of an article from Nautical Quarterly 21 (last one)
- At 06:46 PM 11/29/00 -0600, you wrote:
>John, thanks for digging this up.You're welcome. I really enjoyed the life story of the man who give his
name to this group. I'd just love to have a reason to meet him!
>Great picture of Kilburn Adams' "Skiff America 20" in WBoat "Launchings"I was on the scene at the Midwest Messabout when that picture was taken.
>this month - a higher finish than I'm shooting for, but much the same idea.
Kilburn's boat is indeed built to a very high standard: occume plywood, all
mahogany trim, lots of brightwork. It is a very nice smooth water cruiser
for a couple (which is what it was intended to be.)
My boats look positively amateur by comparison.