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A glance back to the Skipper's Shop, a business that once occupied the business at 105 W. Market St.

Bob Cox • Nov 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM

MOLDED BOATS

In our show room on display are the 1947 sensation Plastic Craft Molded Boats. See them and get all the details on this lifetime boat. 14 foot and 10 foot on display.

'TROGAN' 12-FOOTER

In our showroom are the 'Trogan' 12-Footer boats. It's so wide you think it's longer than it is. Light in weight ... 175 lbs. Absolutely Seaworthy. Ideal for pleasure — see it at our showroom.

THANKS A MILLION

To the hundreds of sportsmen that visited their Skipper's last week. We extend a cordial invitation to all sportsmen of this section to make The Skipper's Shop your headquarters, for BOATS, MOTORS, FISHING TACKLE, GUNS, AMMUNITION, CAMPING EQUIPMENT, MARINE SUPPLIES AND ACCESSORIES.

AT LIVE AND LET LIVE PRICES TO ALL

BOAT PAINT

Any color, in pints, quarts and gallon. As low as $1.85 a quart. Don't use house paint on your boat. Be safe.

SHAKESPEAR "PRESIDENT REELS"

"President Reels” will arrive this week. Place your order early to get yours.

IN FISHING RODS

We have a special on Rainbow Precision Build, All Metal Guaranteed, Perfect Balanced, a $10 Rod for $8.95. Reed Poles, 2 Sections 79 cents. Steel Rods for $1.50.

WE FEATURE MICHIGAN PROPELLERS, AND SIZE

Anchors, $2.70 to $4.50 Each.

Boat Cleats "Brass: $0.85 up. Cork Fenders $1.25 to $1.75. Boat Cleats "Brass" 85 cents Up.

Wood Cutter — keeps weeds from your propeller, fastens to motor $5.49.

Revolving Boat Seats — Ball bearing swivel base, cork covered seat, all metal construction $5.67.

Nationally Advertised Anchor Leaders, 79 cents.

Boat Rollers: For boats, canoes, sailboats. Can be used on trailers, $7.95.

Outboard Motor Covers, Fit All outboard motors. Easy to carry you motor in this bag. $6.59.

WE REPAIR ANY MAKE OUTBOARD MOTOR OR PROPELLER

Life Preserver Cushions — Scenic picture on face, kapok filled, imitation leather. $3.75.

Trolling Plate "New" — Reduces speed just right. $1:05.

Brass Screws — Any size, thin or thick. 7 cents. Doz. up.

Manila Rope — 1/2 inch, for boat or anchor. 4 cents foot.

Shear Pins for outboard motors. Package of 5. 15 cents.

Folding Minnow Nets — $2.50.

Hinson Bodyguard Fishing Jackets — $7.25.

Spark Plugs for Boats — $.85.

THE SKIPPER'S SHOP ON WJHL RADIO

Listen in on WJHL every Monday at 9 p.m. for Outdoor Life Program. We will appreciate any local sports news for this broadcast each week. Sponsored by The Skipper's Shop, 105 W. Market St., Johnson City, Tenn. Pat Thornton, Manager.

Reach Bob Cox at boblcox@bcyesteryear.com or go to www.bcyesteryear.com.

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