Archive for November 1st, 2012

Privateers and Letters of Marque

November 1st, 2012

By: Carolyn L. Barkley If you are even a little bit of a music “folkie,” you may be familiar with the words of Canadian Stan Rogers’ classic Barrett’s Privateers. Oh, the year was 1778, how I wish I was in Sherbrooke now! A letter of Marque came from the king To the scummiest vessel I’d […]