Richard & Jim Milford sailing club
Sailing Season Opens; Kreid Wins 3 Firsts Chautauqua Sailing Club opened its 1948 sailing season, Sunday, with the first of a series of races planned for the remaining weekends weekends of the summer. Each Sunday, a possible total of eight sailboats will race under the rules of the North American Yacht Racing Union. A point system will determine the winner of a permanent permanent and a traveling trophy at the end of the season. Prizes will be awarded first, second, and third places. The racing course is near the Chautauqua Yacht Club dock. Three races were held Sunday over a two-mile course fronting the dock area. In a stiff upstream wind, Leland Kreid with Jim Milford Milford as crew, took three first places; Jim Turner collected two seconds and a third; Harold King, crewed by Nancy Cox, one second; second; Dean Jacoby, with Gordon Smith, one third, and Franclna Kelly with Richard Milford as crew, one third. The best time for the course was fifteen minutes thirty-three seconds. The Sailing Club plans to hold a series of team races next Sunday, Sunday, Aug. 1, at Norman's Landing in competition with the Snipe Sailors Sailors there.