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clarkieo
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Picture of girl with Challenger outboard

Post by clarkieo » Sun Dec 25, 2011 8:55 am

Recently I saw a picture of a pretty Chris-Craft model with a 5.5.hp Challenger outboard.( she had on a Skipper hat and bathing suit and was posed driving the motor) Anybody know where I can find a copy of this ad? Motor was in production from 49 - 53. Thanks

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Post by Matt Smith » Sun Dec 25, 2011 9:47 am

I saw that photo in real form at the Mariners Museum and they will reproduce it for you.. Regarding the ad have you checked the archives here?
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Post by Reginald Down » Tue Dec 27, 2011 2:14 pm

The image I have is small but here it is, not re-sized.

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Post by clarkieo » Wed Dec 28, 2011 3:35 pm

Thank you all for your help. I knew I saw that picture somewhere and now have a 8 1/2 x 11 to grace my restored Challenger and Commander

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