This polar priest, however, had a great reputation among the natives all about Norton Sound.
The river here has a nearly north and south course, parallel with the coast of Norton Sound and within fifty miles or so of it.
He entered Norton Sound, but only "suspected" the existence of a mighty river, completely missing the Yukon.
Its exposed position on Norton Sound made it subject to the violent coast storms.
She said she would when her husband returned, as she expected him in a few days from Norton Sound.
They usually make their first appearance on the shore of Norton Sound the last of August, and in a few days become very common.