I used to race stockcars on the dirt tracks around Bucyrus. It was back when I worked at Baja. Used to pull my car to Baja every friday so I could leave right after work to go race. Doug got a big kick out of coming in on Monday morning and telling me what place I took witch I allready knew. I...
Don't know if this is true or not but Doug told me that in the beginning there were 10 or 11 people that owned Baja. They each owned 10% except for Fred Miller who had 6% and John Sears who had 4% (and he took it out in trade for legal work that he did for the corp). In the beginning that is. He...
Never heard of the 430 MotorYacht. Must not have been built very long. It is nice to know that I am one of the people who started Baja Boats in 1975. Nice articles in brochure even though I know that Doug Smith did not start Baja Boats.
Here is the only picture of the boat that I have. It is the one the motor came out of. Almost beached it on the sand bar during a thunder storm. Could not see 5' in front of the boat it was raining that hard. It had a full cockpit cover for it also Alan Sorry about the double post.
I've got a 59 Chris Craft inboard six motor for sale. It came out of my boat. I had a 22' ChrisCraft until a tree fell on it and smashed it. I will post some pictures later. Figured I would offer it to the guys on here be for I put it on EBAY.
Their is a Glen Acherman (in 70s) that used to be mayor of Bucyrus a few years ago. Their is also Jim (54) & Nancy (54) they are members of the Moose Lodge. Thats all of the Achermans that I know in Bucyrus. Alan
Chris my Dad told me that they used to go to the shoots what ever that is. If that tells you where its at. He did say that they drove took a train and took small boats to there cabins. Who is it that lives beside you. Just wondering if I new them. Alan