1950 Chris Craft 22′ “Beautiful Noise” owned by Dave & Virginia Hess
Hull Number: U-22-1477
Model: 22ft Sportsman. 1950
Engine: Chriscraft ‘M’ 6 cyl. Hercules block 125 HP
Owner: Dave Hess
Purchased from Colin Jensen of Souix City, IA in 2003 Original dealer was at Minnetonka Lake in Waputa, MN Original owner were Bud & Opal Phillips who bought it from dealer above and made Lake Okoboji, IA it’s first home.
Original boat name was OPAL after the first owner’s wife’s name.
I did a complete restoration in winter of 2012-2013 and renamed her BEAUTIFUL NOISE after the popular Neil Diamond song.
Current home: Capitol Beach Lake, Lincoln, NE.