National Geographic : 1959 Jul
SUPER ANSCOCHROMESBY ROSEMARYMUDIE S) NATIONALGEOGRAPHICSUCLtIl To reassure our anxious families, Colin set adrift this message balloon with a note giving our location. It was never found. Constantly haunted by thirst, Tim filters sea water that has been purified by chemi cals. As with all of us, the men wear lifelines in the event of a tumble overboard. 133 Energy sapped by scant meals and little water, exhausted by hours in sun and wind, we collapse under the awning while off duty. Colin, an experienced sailor who served as skipper during the sea voyage, rouses to check navigation details.