FEATURESRelearning Old Ways - A new dugout bottom for a nine-log Chesapeake bugeye, by Tom JacksonHorizontal Sprit Rig - The case for simplicity, by Reuel B. ParkerThe St. Ives Jumbo - A small boat with a big name, by Nic ComptonPainting SYMRA - Careful preparation and no masking tape yield a timeless finish, by Mark HaleyFishing the Channel - A day in the life of Santa Barbara's vintage trawlers, by Randall PefferKnockabouts, Raceabouts, and THE KID - The evolution and survival of an early one-design, by Matthew P. MurphyThe Comeback KID - Restoring a Raceabout, by Evelyn AnselFELICITY ANN - Ann Davison's "small ship" reborn, by Neil RabinowitzThe Gift of SEA FEVER - How my grandfather saved my life, by Peter BrownAboard SONNY - A custom 91' cutter by Brooklin Boat Yard, by Eric BlakeGetting Started in Boats: Telltales - a tear out supplement by Jan Adkins
Cover: Near Port Townsend, Washington, Capt. Nahja Chimenti enjoys a solo outing in the newly restored sloop FELICITY ANN. In 1952, Ann Davison sailed the 23-footer across the Atlantic, becoming the first woman to make that trip alone. Photograph by Neil Rabinowitz.