The Wreck of the "George Kelly"

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Postby Grover1 » Thu Jul 16, 2009 3:14 am

Believe those who search for the truth ...
Doubt those who find it ...
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Postby ericlighthouse » Mon Jul 27, 2009 8:11 am

It appears the first ship did not try to save the crew due to the color of their skin.
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Postby CHUCKX53 » Mon Jul 27, 2009 12:43 pm

What a story -- And what dedicitation by Keeper Clampitt and his Surfman Crew to keep at their task to a successful conclusion....And what a take on both the brighter and darker sides of American history...

At sea, all men should be brothers, there should be no "Color".....

An excellent story, Barry -- This one did indeed "Grab Me"......
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