In 1943, he earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the New Jersey State Teachers College at Glassboro, as Glassboro State was then known. After working as a schoolteacher and principal in Alloway Township, N.J., he earned a master’s in educational administration from the University of Pennsylvania.Well, perhaps that says it all. Did he set out for a 3 hour sail or was it by design that he got lost for 513 days?
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
It's the New York Times so they never just come out and say it but here's a little clue. If you sail beyond the friendly horizon and go out into the deep water without any navigation tools, you are lost. Why they choose to perpetuate the myth that this guy had ducklike position location spells is beyond me. One of the last wonders of the world is that if one sails east to west or west to east, eventually one will find oneself on some continent or other. All one must do is endeavor to persevere.