A sailor's memory

Schonbeck, G.
November 1987
Yankee;Nov87, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p110
The author, retired after 50 years at sea, & now a guide at the New Bedford (Mass.) Whaling Museum, remembers his first voyage, in 1936, aboard a cargo-carrying windjammer, which was shipwrecked & sank near the Azores.


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