News & Views For Southern Sailors SOUTHWINDS Media, Inc. P.O. Box 1175, Holmes Beach, Florida 34218-1175 (941) 795-8704 (877) 372-7245 (941) 866-7597 Fax www.southwindsmagazine.com e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Volume 21
Copyright 2012, Southwinds Media, Inc. Founded in 1993
Doran Cushing, Publisher 11/1993-6/2002
Publisher/Editor 7/2002–Present Steve Morrell email@example.com (941) 795-8704 Assistant Editor Janet Patterson Verdeguer Advertising
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Contributing Writers Mike Alyea Chris & Alyse Caldwell Troy Gilbert Ron Hoddinott Roy Laughlin Cyndi Perkins Morgan Stinemetz
Contributing Photographers/Art Mike Alyea Meredith Block Rebecca Burg (& Artwork) Chris & Alyse Caldwell Dana Clark/Breathe Magazine Dan Dickison J/Boats Ron Hoddinott Roy Laughlin Bruce Matlack Jules Norwood Cyndi Perkins Scunook Photography Jeff Silcock Richard Smith EDITORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS: ARTICLES & PHOTOGRAPHY: SOUTHWINDS encourages readers, writers, photographers, cartoonists, jokers, magicians, philosophers and whoever else is out there, including sailors, to send in their material. Just make it about the water world and generally about sailing and about sailing in the South, the Bahamas or the Caribbean, or general sailing interest, or sailboats, or sailing. SOUTHWINDS welcomes contributions in writing and photography, stories about sailing, racing, cruising, maintenance and other technical articles and other sailing-related topics. Please submit all articles electronically by email (mailed-in discs also accepted), and with photographs, if possible. We also accept photographs alone, for cover shots, racing, cruising and just funny entertaining shots. Take or scan them at high resolution, or mail to us to scan. Call with questions. Third-class subscriptions at $24/year. First class at $30/year. Call 941-795-8704 or mail a check to address above or go to our website. SOUTHWINDS is distributed to over 500 locations in 8 southern coastal states from the Carolinas to Texas. Call if you want to distribute the magazine at your location.
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