Issue 106 Table of Contents
Issue 106 - Boat Show Issue 2009
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Table of Contents
Wilbur Yachts: A Family Business, A Business’s Family
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Crafting Time There’s an old saying that the best boat is the last boat, and for Mr. Sam Guild this proved to be true. BY RICHARD KING
When the Birds Come Calling
The life path of Wing Goodale, conservation biologist.
BY DONNIE MULLEN
The Shaped Art of Sam Cady
This painter from Friendship has broken free from the tyranny of the rectangle. He creates work that is part painting and part sculpture.
BY CARL LITTLE
MAINE BOATS, HOMES & HARBORS SHOW Tradition Shapes Innovation™ at our seventh annual boat and home show. August 7-9, 2009, on the waterfront in Rockland: boats in the water, boats on land, fine art, architecture, furniture, gifts, jewelry, food, live music, zany events, and loads of fun.
A Farmhouse Full of Ships
Up a narrow wooden staircase, under several layers of wallpaper in bedrooms that once belonged to children, early-nineteenth-century illustrations of enough ships and watercraft to fill a small harbor have been discovered.
BY ROBERT LLOYD WEBB
Knots, Nautical Miles, & King Henry’s Nose
In the nautical world, we mean what we say and say what we mean.
ILLUSTRATIONS AND STORY BY JAN ADKINS
The State of Maine’s Beaches
Some are accessible, some are not. Some are stable, some are not. Some are clean, some are not. All are our responsibility.
BY CATHERINE SCHMITT
BOATYARD DOG® Harley and Dylan
LETTERS We welcome your comments, and we print them too!
VIEW FROM THE PORCH More from Bill, the earth remains on its axis, and why we don’t annex Canada. BY PETER BASS
AWANADJO ALMANACK Most of us can’t tell one crow from another. BY ROB MCCALL
A POSTCARD IN TIME The Fishing Is Excellent Here BY PETER H. SPECTRE
A LETTER FROM MATINICUS Don’t Believe a Word of It! BY EVA MURRAY
FROM WHENCE WE CAME From Hornblower to the Sea Scouts: Forester, Kent, and Lane BY PETER H. SPECTRE
OFF THE DRAWING BOARD The Rockport 41 BY ART PAINE
BOOK REVIEW A Coastal Companion REVIEWED BY LINDA HEDMAN BEYUS
MAINELY GOURMET Two Village Stores BY PETER H. SPECTRE
GUNKHOLING WITH GIZMO Hog Island, Muscongus Bay BY BEN ELLISON
Issue 106 | Boat Show Issue 2009 Volume 22 | Number 2
On the cover: Six River Marine's West Pointer during sea trials in Rockland. Photograph by Jeff Scher