09 Flew that summer (1946) (4:15 min,) (09 of 09)
Got married soon thereafter, husband owned a trading post in McGrath. Had a son and then husband got sick and died; left her with a child and a trading post to run. Stayed in McGrath until 1953.
1 min, 12 sec, color with audio track, film clip of Jay Hammond relating a story to Red Boucher about the first time he flew into Talkeetna in 1946. He also states he told this story to a graduating class at Talkeetna's high school.
2 min, 10 sec film clip, color/silent. Gold dust is poured from a bag into a gold pan. There are shots of a smelting furnace, men operating the furnace, a hot gold ingot, molten gold being poured into a mold, and a cooled ingot being shaped...