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Episode #71: Bay Is Salt (Latitude 38 Verbatim)

This week’s host, Monica Grant, reads a classic article from the December 1977 issue of Latitude 38 Sailing Magazine. Hear the special Christmas tale, “Bay Is Salt.”


This episode covers everything from breakfast squares to Marina Del Rey. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear in this episode:

  • What are breakfast squares?
  • How do you sail to Marina Del Rey?
  • What makes a good Christmas dinner?
  • Where did the poor brother get his wealth?
  • Why did the winch keep grinding?
  • What did the rich brother regret?
  • Could the winch grind salt?
  • Why is the bay salt?

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Check out the episode and show notes below for much more detail.

Show Notes

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