Iligene's '74 Resorter
Here's a photo from a Century boat catalog cover for 1965:
"Century -- the thoroughbred of boats"
(Pictured is a 1965 18' Century Saber.)
Here's the photo being set up:
I got to thinking about what a boat like Iligene's would have cost new.
(It is a 16' 1974 fiberglass Resorter made in 1973.)
The price of a 1965 17' wood Century Resorter ranged from $4565.00
to $4865.00, depending on engine (note $70 boarding ladder):
Average costs of other things in 1965: