Chiquita (Miss Sylvan), a Cox and Stephens Islip class
AuthorHouston Yacht Club
The Chiquita, a Cox & Stevens Islip, was originally named Miss Sylvan. It was one of the five boats purchased on the East Coast by Ross Sterling and brought to Houston and re-sold to his friends. It is shown here when it was owned by Liz Smartt in the 1950s.
Houston Yacht Club--History