Unopened Texaco Toy Tanker

Thanks to fellow Woody boater Syd Marsden for sending us in this wonderful un opened Texaco Tanker. And get this, we get to see it as its unpacked for the first time. Th… Read more


Close up of Uncle Morty. I love slides because they feel like they were shot yesterday. And that look is almost impossible to create today. Love the speed boat in the background. July 1959

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Better than rust!

Well, here it is, one more year of daily dribble. Bad spelling, poorly researched stories and every now and then, gold. And before we kick off the new year of 2019, how about som… Read more


Stay Ruby, Stay!

We are headed home, and Ruby despite all our efforts loves to escape her area in the car. So stay tuned, Woody Boater is all open to the comment gods today. I wonder where it will go… Read more



You might be wondering why Woody Boater is a little wonky these days. Late stories, stories that are rushed, and a little more clumbsey than normal. Also the emails come in a day lat… Read more


Let’s go bow wow boating

Once again the E trade commercials kill it. This time it’s about dogs! And of course living the snooty life on a Riva. The entire series of TV spots are fun as … Read more


Can You See It??

Ever wonder why there are copyright and trademark laws? Well, its called brand confusion. One company leverages the brand equity from another to gain some image. Have you seen … Read more