But the vessel reached Vancouver the next day after Wyeth's own arrival, too late for any effective fishing that year.
Thirteen have been collected by Wyeth with four recoveries and nine deaths.
The most notable event in its history was the battle which Wyeth recounts.
This cousin—Mrs. Wyeth is her name—is a widow and she hasn't too much money.
"I'm afraid Mr. Wyeth has said all I would liked to have said," he replied calmly.
"Samuel, Mr. John Keith's son, is to dine with us," continued Mrs. Wyeth.
And it was shortly after this, that Wyeth discovered that such a fortune could be superabundant.
"Perhaps he didn't expect to see me here, Mrs. Wyeth," she said.
All this, and more too, had not sufficient attractions to retain Mr. Wyeth in his native town and county.
Then, turning to Mrs. Wyeth, he asked: "May I call occasionally?"