This photo was taken on 29 March 1966, just prior to leaving Manila, Philippines for Miami, Florida, USA and unknown ports and troubles inbetween. It also appeared on the front page of the Manila Times 30 March 1966.
Photo: Courtesy of the Manila Times
This is a web site about a book I published in 1996. It is just a few photos from a sailing trip I attempted in 1966. I had the boat built in Subic Bay, Philippines in 1965. I was trying to go to Florida, USA. It is/was a 26' Thunderbird sloop. My one crew member was Elvis Belt.