e assured them that no ship of his had ever foundered,—no ships had so high a record for low insurance rates,—no timber or bolt was introduced unless free from all defect.
I assure you, ladies, he said, I think she will ride this terrible storm safely.
The ship came safely through the storm.
Although this ship is not in the list of Medford-built vessels, this incident is well worth a record here on account of the builder being one of Medford's best.
In 1851 there was constructed by B. F. Delano, at Magoun's yard, the ship Dauntless, of 800 tons, faultless in every particular, the pride of the builder and owner.
She was commanded by Captain Miller, who then lived in the large house at the corner of Revere place and Salem street. From the day she sailed away no tidings of her ever came to shore.
The ship Don Quixote, built at Foster's yard in 1868 (A picture of this vessel is reproduced on the invitations to this meeting.
She is represented just before the launch.) has a noti