Our friend Jim Fineman, from Manteo, took this photo of my kitchen table during the July 4th weekend. Just thought our readers would enjoy the composition of the picture.
This month's Ocracoke Newsletter tells the delightful story of the 19th century "Stovepipe Hat" wreck. It has been told for years in books & magazines, but it probably never happened. You can read the story (and my research) here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news072115.htm.