Very Superstitious: Maritime myths persist, and maybe for good reason
Short piece about many of the nautical superstitions purported to bring bad luck to sailors and those on the sea.
Whistling, Clapping, Umbrellas, Throwing Stones, Bananas, Black Oilskins, Pig, Women On Board, Nautical Superstitions, Naked Women, Bowsprit, Red Hair, Left Handed, Flat Feet, Sharks, Dolphins, Boat Christening, Dry Boat Launch, Neptune, Libations, Wine, Champagne, Changing Names, Jim Alley, Counting, Humility, Bad Luck
Sell, Scott, "Very Superstitious: Maritime myths persist, and maybe for good reason" (2017). Maine News Index - Island Journal. 569.