The Path to Now
Part II of III – Pathfinder Turns 30
Part I reviewed the history of the Seeley Swan Pathfinder from its conception by the Potters and the Vernons to their decision to sell it.
SEELEY LAKE – On Aug. 4, 1987 Gary Noland and Millie Jette assumed ownership of the Seeley Swan Pathfinder.
In what Dick Potter named as his 116th editorial, he called Noland and Jette the "new pathfinders" and said, "We are convinced that our successors have what it takes to propel Pathfinder to greater heights."
In the same issue, a feature article written by Suzanne Vernon profiled the new owners.
Noland grew up working in the print shop his pare...