"Landfall Along the Chesapeake" - Susan Schmidt
New Bern, NC –
INTRO - In 2002 a Beaufort resident undertook the task of re-creating with a few modern twists a 100-day trek taken in 1608 by Captain John Smith, circling the Chesapeake Bay as he helped to establish the first English colony in the New World. George Olsen has more.
Susan Schmidt can boil down her reasons for her journey to one which many a sailor would recognize.