A Staten Island B Coney Island C Bedloe's Island D Gardiner's Island
QUESTION 14 - for 14 points: Which background colour on a warning sign indicates danger in a scientific laboratory?
Once occupied by Robert David Lion Gardiner, a descendant of the prominent Long Island family that has owned Gardiner's Island
on Long Island or nearly 400 years, the current owner of the estate is Shahab Karmely, a New York-based real estate investor.
In mid-October, Martha Gellhorn, who was in New York and in touch with Hemingway friend Winston Guest, suggested that Patrick try to get permission to leave school to visit Winston's home on Gardiner's Island (off Long Island) for a "shoot.
First, she makes a point of the unique opportunity that a trip to Gardiner's Island would be and comments on the memory it would create for Patrick as an adult.
In Ernest's letter to Patrick about the thwarted trip to Gardiner's Island, he uses some choice, virile Hemingway language and continues to vent his feeling that he was deceived and unacknowledged by the school.
Other communication between the school and Pauline must have occurred because Pauline later writes in bewilderment to ask what happened to the Gardiner's Island plans (21 November 1942).
The Hemingway boys evidently visited Gardiner's Island more than once.
By autumn 1900, the pheasant population on Gardiner's Island
was believed to be 5,000.
He became the hero of many ballads, his ghost was seen on several occasions, and numerous attempts were made to unearth a fabulous treasure which he supposedly buried in various points ranging from Oak Island, Nova Scotia, to Gardiner's Island
, New York, James Fenimore Cooper referred to Kidd in several works, notably The Water Witch (1830), a novel.
Reisman has found tropical fish, though, in Tobaccolot Pond situated on the eastern, ocean-facing side of Gardiner's Island
, but not in the ponds on its sheltered western side.
If you prefer calmer waters to those of the Atlantic Ocean, then climb aboard an old-fashioned paddle wheel boat that leaves from Riverhead to circumscribe the trio of islands found in Peconic Bay - Robin's, Shelter, and Gardiner's Islands