Go to this link to see a PDF (740KB) of a Sea Letter published in December 1964, "A Collection for the Season." A short story, "Christmas in the FO'C'SLE," by Captain Fred K. Klebingat is included.
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Children also went to sea with their families. Here a boy feeds the chickens standing on a load of lumber stowed on the deck of a lumber schooner. More...