Jim Burtis is from Riva, Maryland. Jim has been carving since the early 1950's. Jim wrote me and said that he is a low-provile carver and at 71 years old (2008)
he still carves every day. He sells his decoys locally and occasionally on eBay. His eBay ID is tudorscooter.
Photos courtesy of Jim Burtis, eBay ID tutorscooter