Down East April 1970

April 1970

The table of contents from the April 1970 issue of Down East.


Letters to the Editor

Escape from the Abenakis

By Fred Humiston.

Orphan of the Sea

By Oliver Gregory.

Room With a View

By Esther E. Wood.

North by East

Fannie Hardy Eckstorm and the Penobscot Man

By Herbert Edwards.

Smelts Are Running!

By Gene Letourneau.

Harvey F. Gamage, Maine Shipbuilder

By Bill Caldwell.

Muskrat Trapping on Little Machias

By Arthur W. Wall.

Along the Shore

A portfolio of color photographs.

The River

By Ernest H. Weed.

Owl’s Head

Photographs by Jack Lane.

It Happened Down East

The Down East Enterprise

Down East Bookshelf

Outdoor Maine

By Gene Letourneau.


By Doc Rockwell.

Cover: “Springtime at Pleasant Point,” by John Ireland Collins.