treasured hat was lost forever.
had lost his
treasured hat forever.
of Menemsha carries it off.
faded Poole's Fish Market hat sits on his
head like it belongs there.
Conrad is retired professor emeritus at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and conducted research "on the deposition of modern carbonate sediments in the lagoons, margins, and deep flanks of limestone platforms in the Florida-Bahama region, and used his findings to reconstruct the histories of ancient limestones and draw inferences about sea level fluctuations and climate change over geologic time," according to the university website.
many dives, in 1971 he
descended to depths of up to 700 meters in the Alvin, to the base of Little Bahama Bank
and northeastern Straits of Florida.
In other words, he
traveled almost half a mile in a can to the cold, dark bottom of the ocean.
Mike had seen Conrad
in his long-brimmed hat around the dock.
Mike returned the hat to Conrad
, who was thrilled to get it back.