Down East June 1970

June 1970

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


Calendar of Events

Letters to the Editor

Horsebeef and Butter: Some Maine Place Names

By Phillip R. Rutherford.

A Boy Fishing

By Arthur W. Wall.

Room With a View

By Francis W. Hatch.

North by East

The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture

By Lew Dietz.

Island of Butterflies

By Jo Brewer.

Charlemagne Tower: His Journey Through Maine in the Summer of 1829

Edited by Hobart L. Morris, Jr.

Fun With A Purpose

By Isabel Currier.

Capture of the Margaretta

By Richard C. Bell.

Makers of Miniature Shaker Furniture

Photographs by Glenn Richmond.

Baxter State Park — A Man and A Mountain

By Hal Pierson.

Wooden Spans of The Somerset Railroad

By Walter M. Macdougall.

The Down East Enterprise.

Down East Bookshelf

Outdoor Maine

By Gene Letourneau.


By Doc Rockwell.

Cover: “Capture of the Margaretta,” by Robert L. Lambdin. Presented to Machiasport Historical Society by Daniel S. Dunn.