Before the Thoroughbreds: Roy Brady and the Century Boat Company is an article about the boat builder Melvin Roy Brady, his family, and his time building boats for Brady Boats of Charlevoix, Michigan, Century Boat Company in Manistee, Michigan and Robinson Boat Company of St. Joeseph, Michigan. It also concentrates on his time as a hydroplane boat racer in the late 1920s and early 1930s.
Repository citation: Reynolds, Geoffrey D., "Before the Thoroughbreds: Roy Brady and the Century Boat Company" (2006). Faculty Publications. Paper 74.
Published in: Classic Boating, Issue 131, May 1, 2006, pages 22-25. Copyright © 2006 Classic Boating, Oconomowoc, WI.