Lachlan called me over to his house Sunday afternoon. This is what I discovered when I walked into his living room:
This paper critter was his original design. He designed it and made it himself (with more than 3 dozen sheets of paper), He says it took him about 2 hours to construct.
Pretty cool for a 9 year old, don't you think!
Out latest Ocracoke Newsletter is a reprint of a 1948 article about the Mail Boat Aleta, "Boat Hauls Mail, More." You can read it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news032114.htm.