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Goolsby’s Incident report according to Charlie Davis, Capt. of the batteau “Virginia Creeper”

From Wingina to Howardsville we had major rain, at times you couldn’t see 2 hundred yards. We lowered the canvas and a half a dozen kayakers came over to the batteau for shelter. Two women and one fellow stayed aboard for the rest of the trip. Jack and one of the women, Maggie the RN,…