On Thursday, February 23 I wrote about Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island Life Savers. Several readers have alerted me to stories about a new documentary on the Pea Island Life Savers. It is titled "Rescue Men" and will debut tomorrow night at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, NC.
More information is available by following these links:
http://news.ncdcr.gov/2010/02/11/documentary-about-pea-island-life-savers-to-debut-on-roanoke-island/ (look for the links to view the film's trailer.)
http://www.wral.com/lifestyles/travel/video/7120591/ (this is a news report about the documentary from TV station WRAL in Raleigh)
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is the story of Ocracoker, Kelly O'Neal, and the 1951 revolution in Siam (Thailand). You can read it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news012910.htm