UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: Howard Burr mulls things over at YYY

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Howard Burr mulls things over at YYY

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Howard Burr lights his pipe and chews the fat with an old friend.
Photographer and date unknown.
Photo property and courtesy of /Howard Burr Collection/Joe Rainis.

4 comments:

Jane Heady said...

That is my Uncle Claude Johnson who was Harbor Master for many years.

Anonymous said...

With Mr. Burr is my grandfather, W. Claude Johnson in the Irish knit sweater that my grandmother, Genevieve Kane Johnson made for him.

Anonymous said...

With Howard Burr is my grandfather, W. Claude Johnson who was the harbor master at Southport Harbor after Mr. Burr. My grandfather is wearing an Irish knit sweater made for him by my grandmother, Genevieve Kane Johnson.

Anonymous said...

I used to keep my wooden Flying Dutchman (that I acquired from Kempton Baldridge in a trade for my TR-4) on a trailor in the yard. I was at Ludlowe then. Remember "old man Burr" distinctly as a consummate New England seaman with a disdain for anything fiberglass.