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Classic Crow's Nest

September 1977

This article is from our archives. It originally appeared within the Crow's Nest section of the September 1977 issue of The Bermudian.   Anecdotes offered by Mr R. D. (Robbie) Outerbridge.   WEATHERBIRD “What shall I do with you Weatherbird?” “Lock me up for a month Mr. Godet, it’s cold out there you know.” So inside he went. Yet, if the truth be told, all of us who knew him held him in kind and tolerant regard, for without question, he was often a nuisance, but he never hurt a soul. Over the ye...

Classic Crow's Nest

August 1949: Wistowe

Originally appeared in "Crow's Nest" in the August 1949 issue of The Bermudian Whether its proximity to the Aquarium affects the matter cannot be proved, but it would seem that for many years Wistowe has been the happy hunting-ground for a su...

Classic Crow's Nest

August 1977

This is a Classic Crow's Nest from our Archives.    While sipping a cocktail the other day with our good friend Mr R. D. (Robbie) Outerbridge, well-known Front St. businessman and restaurateur, we reveled in hearing again some of the...

Classic Crow's Nest

July 1982

Since we have never sought to hide our deep affection for Bermuda historian and author Terry Tucker, you can imagine our reaction to the news that Her Majesty the Queen has honoured her with granting of an O.B.E. as part of Her birthday awards. ...

Classic Crow's Nest

A Gentleman’s Sport

Published in December 1973, written by Eric Johnson   The Preakness it isn’t. In fact, Bermuda lobster racing may rate somewhere on the excitement scale just below waiting for the sheriff’s department to close down the Sunday afte...

Classic Crow's Nest

July 1930

Taken from Crow's Nest in the July 1930 issue of The Bermudian.   There's never a dull moment in Bermuda life at present now that the Island has been discovered by the bird-men.   When, a few months ago, Captain Lon Yancey,...