Fendler's epic "Lost on a Mountain in Maine" story featured in documentary

4:30 p.m. on July 30, 2011 (EDT)
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For more than seven decades, schoolchildren in Maine and beyond have read Lost on a Mountain in Maine, the story of 12-year-old Donn Fendler's epic nine-day ordeal on (and around) Mount Kathadin in 1939. Fendler continues to recount his survival story in some Maine classrooms annually, but now others will have a chance to hear the tale in his own words, thanks to a documentary film. Ryan Cook and...

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10:27 a.m. on December 14, 2011 (EST)
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my grandfather is paul avery and we beleave that myron avery was his unckel .i am very proud to know an anseter did so much.but i realy do not know much i have some photos from online my grandfather only had one photo in a book the more info i find the more i need. like on a hike i push my self to see around the next corner.thanks for listening

2:31 p.m. on December 19, 2011 (EST)
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Sounds like a great awareness coming for young people to get out and enjoy the outdoors.

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