The New Bedford Whaling Museum's Moby-Dick Marathon is an annual non-stop reading of Herman Melville's literary masterpiece. The multi-day program of entertaining activities and events is presented every January. Admission to the Marathon is free.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Higgledy-Piggledy Whale Statements

Found in Google Books, a scan of Life magazine, November 10, 1952. Amid the ads for Swank tie-clips and Royal portable typewriters is an illustrated re-telling of the sinking of the Essex, Three-month Ordeal in Open Boats.

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