Whelks, scotch bonnets, olives...every once in a while, especially on the winter beach, we find a shell washed up in the surf. One day I stumbled upon this small whelk. It had just washed up. I left it for someone else to discover.
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter documents the day telephones came to the island. The article includes
images of Ocracoke's first telephone directory which lists a total of
63 subscribers. You can read the Newsletter here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news022114.htm.