1943 Typed Letter Signed By John L. Hutton Fleet Secretary I.S.C.Y.R.A. Peconic Gardiners Bay Fleet
(International Star Class Yacht Racing Association)

New York: International Star Class Yacht Racing Association, 1943. On I.S.C.Y.R.A. Peconic Gardiners Bay Fleet letterhead, two color; the Secretary writes to Miss Elisabeth Joost of Southold Long Island (who had won the 1942 Flreet Championship) regarding the state of the sailing and racing club's activities and the effect of the Second World War privations: "...The lack of skippers and the gasoline situation will keep a good number of our Star boats out of the water...until the war comes to an end..."; with a second page carbon copy of the club minutes & decisions; light wear, old fold lines; very good condition and an interesting sailboat racing ephemeral history item from Long Island. Very Good S (Item ID: 17653)


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