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Catalog Number 2010.025.013
Caption Grand prize - Jaycee's Salmon Derby Dance- 1946
Description "Tacoma Man Wins Boat: R. Stinson of 1302 South 40th Street in Tacoma was the winner of the handsome "Smithbuilt" boat given away as the top prize at the Salmon Derby dance held last Saturday evening at the Eagles' Hall.

A large crowd of dancing fans and sports enthusiasts attended the event which acted as a kickoff for the finals of the Junior Chamber of Commerce Salmon Derby on Sunday morning.

Mr. Stinson was to be bnotified of his fortunate win by the Tacoma Junior Chamber of Cemmerce. Members of the local chamber plan to deliver the boat personally to Mr. Stinson." ANACORTES AMERICAN newsarticle, September 19, 1946.

Written by hand on the scrapbook (2010.025.001) page where this photo was found, "The ASTRID (so Jack said the day it was delivered - "Either the ASTRID or some other good Norwegian name.")
Date 1946 Sept 22
Subjects Organization - Fraternal
People
Event
Maritime - Boat
Credit line Donated by Lewis Jones, 2010
People STINSON, Jack
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Jaycees
boat
V-bottom boat
ASTRID
grand prize
Object Name Print, Photographic