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LEGGIE FOREVER
Robert N. Bavier Jr.
September 13, 1954
The indomitable Mrs. Mertz is the best woman sailor in American waters
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September 13, 1954

Leggie Forever

The indomitable Mrs. Mertz is the best woman sailor in American waters

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Leggie didn't forget that. When she was asked how it felt to be the best woman sailor in the country again, she answered: "It feels terrific. It feels even better than in 1950 'cause I proved that fathead who told me I should quit was nuts. After all"—and she grinned maliciously—"I'm forty-one!"

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