Obviously they were; since it is then that the offer of chartering
his ship for the special purpose of proceeding to the Western Islands was put in his way by a firm of shipbrokers who had no doubt of his sanity.
It so happened that just at the time he turned up here, their firm was chartering
a lot of sailing ships every year, and it suited their business that there should be good towing facilities on the river.
But the cost of maintaining a yacht (as much as $2 million to $3 million per year for a 200-foot yacht) has now made chartering
revenue very attractive, especially since there is a growing market of people who can afford it.
SB 844 still seeks to give school districts the ability to continue to participate in the chartering
It gives school districts the ability to continue to participate in the chartering