Highlights

  • Purchased new by actor Edward Everett Horton and used on Lake George in New York
  • Restored by wood boat specialist Doug Morin
  • Mostly original hull sides and decks with only a few planks replaced
  • Bottom layer replaced with two-layer WEST system epoxy technique
  • 250 HP Sterling Petrel 6-cylinder engine
  • Engine restored by Danny Acierno
  • Leather upholstery
  • Chromium-plated cutwaters
  • Solid oak strut members
  • Sold with triple-axle trailer
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  • Horton began his stage career in 1906, singing and dancing and playing small parts in vaudeville and in Broadway productions
  • His first starring role was in the 1922 comedy Too Much Business
  • Horton starred in many comedy features in the 1930s. He is best known, however, for his work in supporting roles. These include The Front Page (1931), Trouble in Paradise (1932), Alice in Wonderland (1933), The Gay Divorcee (1934, the first of several Astaire/Rogers films in which Horton appeared), Top Hat (1935), Biography of a Bachelor Girl (1935), Danger – Love at Work (1937), Lost Horizon (1937), Holiday (1938), Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), Pocketful of Miracles (1961), It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963), and Sex and the Single Girl (1964).
  • A 10% buyer premium applies

Arrangements to purchase this vehicle can be made directly by contacting Mecum representative Rob Williams by phone or text at (262) 236-7705 or by email at rwilliams@mecum.com.

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