Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

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Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Don Ayers » Sun Jan 19, 2014 1:30 pm

All;

We are finishing up the first issue of 2014.

Please make sure your membership is current and if not please Renew now

http://www.chris-craft.org/renew/

ALSO, get just one other person you know to join or renew!!!!
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Jim Bell » Wed Mar 05, 2014 8:19 pm

No sign of my #1 issue of the Brass Bell as yet. Is there a problem sending to Canada? Jim.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Doug P » Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:10 pm

Jim, I received mine yesterday in Spokane.
They will not deliver where you are......too damn cold.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Jim Bell » Thu Mar 06, 2014 6:25 am

Good point Doug! But I still want to see "Aphrodite" again.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby tuobanur » Thu Mar 06, 2014 10:29 am

Got mind here in good old SC day before yesterday. :)
Another great issue by-the-way.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby quitchabitchin » Thu Mar 06, 2014 10:50 am

I got mine in Ohio about 10 days ago.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Denis D » Thu Mar 06, 2014 3:59 pm

Arrived here in Northern NJ yesterday. Looks great!

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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby 57skiff » Thu Mar 06, 2014 9:40 pm

docked in Fairport,NY today ---m.Fine should have his by spring!!
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby John D » Thu Mar 06, 2014 11:32 pm

couple of days ago: Chicago suburbs. It's great
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby PeeJay » Fri Mar 07, 2014 1:21 am

Got mine yesterday in Valencia, CA. Absolutely LOVE your cover photo. Was hoping to see a little more of that boat between the covers. I have some questions on the Aphrodite, but will ost them in a different Boat Buzz section related to research.

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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby mfine » Fri Mar 07, 2014 7:31 am

57skiff wrote:docked in Fairport,NY today ---m.Fine should have his by spring!!


Are you sure we are getting spring? I am ready to head to Pensylvania and dynamite that damn ground hog out of his hole!
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Doug P » Fri Mar 07, 2014 11:33 am

[quote="mfine"][quote="57skiff"]docked in Fairport,NY today ---m.Fine should have his by spring!![/quote]

Are you sure we are getting spring? I am ready to head to Pensylvania and dynamite that damn ground hog out of his hole![/quote]

Groundhog left for Tavares
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Jim Bell » Fri Mar 07, 2014 11:49 am

Send Bill Murray after the "little varmint"
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby mfine » Fri Mar 07, 2014 9:03 pm

57skiff wrote:docked in Fairport,NY today ---m.Fine should have his by spring!!


Major screwup at the post office. My copy arrived only one day late!!!
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Doug P » Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:00 pm

[quote="Jim Bell"]Good point Doug! But I still want to see "Aphrodite" again.[/quote]
Jim, Did you notice that the postings about Aphrodite we made prior to your comment above were deleted from the topic?
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Don Ayers » Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:15 pm

Doug;

Interesting....I'll look at the logs and see if I can find any record. I certainly did not delete anything
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Don Ayers » Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:20 pm

OK, Here is the admin log. You can't do anything to the forum without logging in on the admin side and then the log records exactly what is done.

No deletions done. Perhaps Matt Byrne can comment
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Jim Bell » Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:42 pm

[quote="Doug P"][quote="Jim Bell"]Good point Doug! But I still want to see "Aphrodite" again.[/quote]
Jim, Did you notice that the postings about Aphrodite we made prior to your comment above were deleted from the topic?[/quote]

Doug, I believe that discussion took place on page 50 of Laclede's thread. It is still there. We must have digressed. Also, that is not the "Aphrodite" I was referring to. I was thinking of John H Whitney's commuter yacht a 74' beauty built by the Purdy Boat Company in 1936. Google it, you won't be sorry. It has some awesome history too.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Doug P » Mon Mar 10, 2014 1:17 pm

[quote="Don Ayers"]OK, Here is the admin log. You can't do anything to the forum without logging in on the admin side and then the log records exactly what is done.

No deletions done. Perhaps Matt Byrne can comment[/quote]


Don,

My memory... Posting's were done on another thread.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Doug P » Mon Mar 10, 2014 3:25 pm

[quote="Jim Bell"][quote="Doug P"][quote="Jim Bell"]Good point Doug! But I still want to see "Aphrodite" again.[/quote]
Jim, Did you notice that the postings about Aphrodite we made prior to your comment above were deleted from the topic?[/quote]

Doug, I believe that discussion took place on page 50 of Laclede's thread. It is still there. We must have digressed. Also, that is not the "Aphrodite" I was referring to. I was thinking of John H Whitney's commuter yacht a 74' beauty built by the Purdy Boat Company in 1936. Google it, you won't be sorry. It has some awesome history too.
Jim.[/quote]


Thanks Jim.... Never seen a large boat with a torpedo stern.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Captain_Uwe » Mon Mar 31, 2014 11:10 am

My 1st Brass Bell for 2014 has been arrived.
Thanks.
And my 26´ Cavalier Futura is in restoration.
Regards from Germany
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby whamm511 » Wed Mar 11, 2015 4:53 pm

This is in regards to the current (Spring? 2015) issue of the Brass Bell. Not really wanting to complain but all my Cruiser buddies are raving about the article on Troy's "American Beauty" and I can't join in because mine hasn't arrived yet!! Any idea when I might expect it?
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby JohnKadimik » Thu Mar 12, 2015 11:45 am

Arrived at Lake Hopatcong yesterday. Nice!
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby tuobanur » Thu Mar 12, 2015 1:50 pm

Got mine yesterday...
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby evansjw44 » Fri Mar 13, 2015 9:20 am

Got mine a couple of days ago. Great to read a cruiser guy's story. Can't wait for some more cruiser guy's stories. I know we're out there.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby whamm511 » Fri Mar 13, 2015 10:18 am

Still no Brass Bell here.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby tkhersom » Fri Mar 13, 2015 6:42 pm

[quote="whamm511"]Not really wanting to complain but all my Cruiser buddies are raving about the article on Troy's "American Beauty" and I can't join in because mine hasn't arrived yet!![/quote]

Thanks Bill!

I think the really cool Cruiser story in this issue is Victoria Bauer's story about Sweet Caroline. WOW she makes me look like little leaguer with the job she did.

I will bring my copy to Dora, if you will make the trip to come get it.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby Al Benton » Fri Mar 13, 2015 7:25 pm

Bill, if it doesn't show up by tomorrow let me know, I'll get a fresh one on its way to you. Too good an issue to miss out on.
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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby jfrprops » Fri Mar 13, 2015 8:48 pm

One of the best issues EVER! Thanks,

see you all on Dora
Went boating today and yesterday....spring may be here!!!

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Re: Brass Bell, Issue 1 2014!!!!

Postby whamm511 » Fri Mar 13, 2015 8:55 pm

When I got home today what a Great Surprise was in store for me!! I could tell it was something special because the Rainbow ended at my house!! When I got inside I checked the Mail Box and what do you think I found? That's right a Pot O'Brass!! My Brass Bell had arrived!!! So now I'm nose deep in it!!
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