“I wouldn’t have sold it to them if I didn’t feel that they would carry the name into the future in a good way,” she said. Jones, who has been in the real estate business for 40 years, declined to say how much the couple paid for the name, but said it’s well worth the investment.
“It’s a Maine tradition,” said David Jones. “The name F.O. Bailey has the same prominence here as L.L. Bean. We’re proud to be a part of it.”