Here’s an undated letter from Alice Berridge and others to Patrick and Mari. I suspect it’s from 1962 or 1963 because of the Izmir reference. JPI’m the son of Patrick of Meadows.
Here’s a photo of the Zambak, a newspaper clipping (incomplete) about the episode with a picture of Mari on the cover, and some e-mail exchanges explaining more of what happened. There is a fuller story he sent me on 25 Dec 2013 that you might enjoy. Patrick wrote the following back-story: Here is the boat (more)
Here’s a letter from Fred to Pat and Mari. My guess is it’s from 1963 since it alludes to Greece and perhaps the Zambak. I haven’t retyped it…. hopefully the scanned pages are readable. Fred opens with “There are complications” and closes with “Men are sometimes masters of their fates — but on only the (more)
Here’s a letter from Fred to Patrick from the early 1960s in New York, with a reference to Mari. I’m guessing this is early 1963 (I arbitrarily gave it a date of 3 March 1963) but I’ll need to research the timing of Patrick’s purchase (and subsequent near-demise) of the Zambak. Fred
Here’s a letter from 10 December 1962 to Patrick about some of his stories. (I don’t know which ones.) I’m not sure who “dmy” is – can someone identify the sender for us? PatrickPatrick Meadows 1934 – 2017. patrick-meadows.com