VINTAGE JOHNSON'S ICE SKATES IN BOX - SIZE 8 - BLACK
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This is for a pair of vintage Genuine Johnson's World Famed ... As the Finest in Ice Skates. Box says "Skating is a greater pleasure with genuine Johnsons, America's first balanced outfits. The skates and special skating shoes to which they are attached are designed for each other. On the ice, you sense this perfection of related balance and skate with the greatest of ease ... known the world over and fully guaranteed by the maker of America's first modern type skate ... Nestor Johnson". Box also sas "Hockey, speed skating, pleasure skating, figure skating". Box end says "Genuine Johnsons Hi Speed Racing Outfit Men and Boys Model - Black Shoes No. 81 Size 8 - World famed as the Finest in Ice Skates - Nester Johnson Mfg. Co. Chicago, Ill., Established over 50 years".Black leather Size 8. Bottom of shoe but on blade base it says, " Johnsons -- Nestor Johnson Mfg. Co. -- They Go Like Lightning". They appear to be used lightly. Original box is in decent condition but has ink on top, a hole that has been taped from inside and a torn corner (see pics.) NO RESERVE! Email with any questions and be sure and check our other auctions this week for more great vintage items! All payments are due within ten days of auction end.