[Sailor William Pinkney]
Original Airdate: 5/22/1991
Item Type: newstape - edited story master
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Description : Abstract
Carmen Fields reports that Captain William Pinkney (sailor) is on a solo quest to sail around the five great capes of the world. Fields notes that Pinkney has already rounded three of the capes and that children from around the world are tracking his voyages. Fields interviews Pinkney. Pinkney talks about his next voyage around Cape Horn. He says that he wants children from disadvantaged backgrounds to realize that it is possible to achieve one's goals through hard work and determination. Fields' report includes photos of Pinkney on his boat, footage of Pinkney addressing a group of people and footage from Pinkney's video logs of his journey. Pinkney's video logs include footage taken on his boat during his journeys.
Contributor : Reporter
Subject : Keywords
African Americans - Role models
Subject : Personal Names
Type : Genre
News - Television
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