Sunday, December 23, 2012

Maritime Monday for December 24th, 2012: May Saint Nicholas Hold the Tiller

A Visit From Saint Nicholas, 1862 St Nicholas Blessing the Sailors (full size) Mosaics and Stained-Glass Nuremberg, Germany – Circa 1500, Workshop of Mikhael Wolgemut Saint Nicholas is the patron...

December 23, 2012
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Sunday, December 25, 2011

Maritime Monday for December 26th, 2011: Captain’s Christmas

The Captain’s Christmas: Cartoon; MGM/United Features Syndicate. Originally Released on December 17, 1938 …The Captain is going to surprise the kids by dressing as Santa Claus, but the peg-legged pirate...

December 25, 2011
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Saturday, December 25, 2010

Twas the night before Christmas… tugboat style

Thanks to Seadog! for the Forum contribution… Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the tug, The AB was stirring, a sauce for roast pug. The dock lines were...

December 25, 2010
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Saturday, June 12, 2010

The Best Knives for the Pro-Mariner

I carry three things with me every time I go on deck. A Pelican Flashlight, Channel Locks and my knife. I have tried many and my absolute favorite knife is...

June 12, 2010
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Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Notebooks that take harsh weather

Navagear points us to “Rite in the Rain”: The folks from “Rite in the Rain” were at the Pacific Marine Expo, and I picked up a brochure, an all-weather pen,...

June 3, 2009
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Monday, December 24, 2007

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to gCaptain’s readers but especially to those at sea this year and the family missing you back home.

December 24, 2007
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