National Geographic : 1954 Apr
© National Geographic Society 459 Kodachrome by National Geographic Photographer Bates Littlehales Capt. Don Smith and Wife (Left) Entertain in 300-year-old Preston's "Greate Room" Here Puritan rebels, who ruled Maryland briefly, tried Judith Catchpole for murder in 1656. An all-female jury acquitted her. Preston's local name, Charles' Gift, actually belongs to another tract.