Down East August 1972

August 1972

The table of contents from the August 1972 issue of Down East.

Calendar of Summer Events

Letters to the Editor

It Happened Down East

Room With a View

By Harvey Howells.

North by East

Carriage Roads and Bridges of Acadia National Park

By Russ and Pam Butcher.

Allie Ryan — Collector

By Samuel C. Brown, Jr.

Denning up With Bucky Fuller on Bear Island

By Francis W. Hatch.

Sailing the Monhegan Island Race: Maine’s Blue Water Classic

Photographs by Douglas Armsden.

Maine’s Big Ditch: The Cumberland-Oxford Canal

By Michael Haggerty.

Two Days With Horse Mackerel on Casco Bay

By William.M. Rand.

How to Cook Fresh Tuna

By Emma Gussey.

Portland’s Back Yard Beekeeper

By Gloria Hutchinson.

Reverie — Poem

By Adelbert M. Jakeman.

Down to the Sea

A portfolio of color photographs.

Rip Tide — Poem

By Harold Willard Gleason.

Lobster Boy

By Katherine Higgins.

Maine’s Woman Bush Pilot

By Jane Day.

Leroy’s Friendly Swap

By Leroy E. Goss.

The Down East Enterprise

Down East Bookshelf

Outdoor Maine

By Gene Letourneau.


By Doc Rockwell.

Cover: Steamer Bangor, Penobscot river, 1830s by Tom Parker.