Idris Mathias was a postman in Cardigan. His work took him along the Teifi River. In 1945 he embarked on project that would take 17yrs, drawing a 58-foot-long map of the area. His map includes drawings of birds, fishermen –and their names, local landmarks and placenames.
Brexiteers...Greenland in negotiations for a trade deal with the UK. This will open up fishing grounds for our fishing industry. Their mineral wealth is huge with rare earth minerals aplenty. It's quite simple, they need us, we need them. Win win. https://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/1451657/brexit-news-greenland-trade-deal-pele-broberg-liz-truss …
Utsuro-bune, a mysterious ship-like object that appeared on the Japanese coast in 1803. According to legend, a young & attractive woman came aboard this ship. Fisherman questioned her, but she was shy and did not speak Japanese—so they returned her and her vessel to the sea pic.twitter.com/r4FdJhWcvd
I think Jesus had the best pitches. “follow me and i’ll make you fishers of men” - to literal fishermen.
“Darth Vader was described with a large hard hat, way low, almost like a samurai warrior or a fisherman’s hat with a very grotesque breath mask over his face & flowing capes... That was really the way I described it & Ralph [McQuarrie] just drew it up.” - George Lucas