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A sea classic

and a fine gift! Established in 1935

Capt. Ray & Ann Williamson

KEEP THE TRADITION ALIVE ENJOY A

3 OR 6 DAY CRUISE ABOARD

AN HISTORIC VESSEL

Departing each Monday & Thursday. Rates from $250-$495. Group rates available June & September. For information : Box 617-H, Camden, Maine 04843 (207) 236-2938

Capt. Irving Johnson's

The Peking Battles Cape Horn Thi s is Irvin g Johnson's classic narrative of a passage round Cape Horn in 1929 in th e steel bark Peking. A new foreword and appendix provid e background o n th e author and the ship . In the new afterword the author loo ks back, after 48 years of seafaring, to hi s experiences aboa rd the Peking.

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100/o discount to National Societ y members.

To: National Maritime Historical Soc. 132 Maple St. , Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520 Please send me_ hardcover copies of "Peking" at $11.95. Shipping: $!.SO domestic, $2.25 outside the USA . My check for $_ _ _ is enclosed. NAM E - - - - - - - - - - ADDRESS _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

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TO ALL N.M.H.S. MEMBERS N.M.H.S. says please contribute to the "Mathilda Fund" for the restoration of the 1897-vintage steam tug Mathilda. She has a new coat of paint but needs new plates and a refurbishing to become a gleaming attraction at her new home at Rondout, NY. So please contribute to the "Mathilda Fund" or donate your expertise to restore her. Your contribution is tax-deductible and your time will be well spent. NAME: - - - - - - - - - ADDR: - - - - - - - - - _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ZIP _ _ _ __

Shipdocking - New Haven, Bridgeport, Port Jefferson, Riverhead, Northport

AMOUNT$ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

I am interested in helping to restore the Mathilda. My specialty is: _ _ _ __ Please call me at:

MATHILDA FOND

1185 Avenue of The Americas

SEA HISTORY, AUTUMN 1988

New York, New York 10036

212-536-3800

HUDSON RIVER MARITIME CENTER ONE RONDOUT LANDING, KINGSTON, NY 12401 (914) 338-0071

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Sea History 048 - Autumn 1988  

Sea History 048 - Autumn 1988  

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