Thursday, April 20, 2017

New England Fishing Boat: Late 1960's

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5 comments:

  1. How is the fishing business these days?

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  2. Just like New England fisherman, fishing and shrimping here on the Gulf Coast is a hard life. But those in the business wouldn't trade professions with for anything....

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  3. Outstanding collection of pictures. That cat perched on the pier is very brave and sure-footed. Guess he or she knows where to get fresh fish.

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  4. The gentlemen on the boat have all the "same" noses-same family?
    Everyone in these pictures looked so much kinder than people do today...just a different look, posture, openness about them.

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  5. While my dad gave up fishing in the early 1950's these photos could well have been tacken on his boat. The "Magellan " looked very much the same as this boat including the dory on the cabin house roof.

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