DESCRIPTION: The cabin boy, Tom Bones, is washed overboard of the steamer New Orleans, bound for New York. Newfoundlander Bill Maloney "dressed out in oilskins" "made a leap and saved the boy." "Five brave British sailor boys" rescued them both.
EARLIEST DATE: 1951 (MUNFLA/Leach)
KEYWORDS: rescue sea ship ordeal drowning
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
Pat Sullivan, "Mahoney (Maloney)" (on MUNFLA/Leach)
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