Chair and scale belonging to Dave the Guesser

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


This chair and scale belonged to Dave "The Guesser" Glovsky, who entertained beachgoers in Old Orchard Beach for many years by guessing personal facts such as weight, age, make of car and marital status.

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About This Item

  • Title: Chair and scale belonging to Dave the Guesser
  • Creator: R.H. Horschmer, Co. (scale)
  • Creation Date: circa 1950
  • Subject Date: circa 1950
  • Town: Old Orchard Beach
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Wood, metal (chair), Brass, tin, iron (scale)
  • Local Code: 1999.33.1 (chair) 1999.33.2 (scale)
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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