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Martin Manley, 76, scalloper and advocate for fishermen

MARTIN S. MANLEY MARTIN S. MANLEY
By Emma Stickgold
Globe Correspondent / September 23, 2009

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Trolling the waters off New England in search of vast quantities of scallops, Martin S. Manley knew the secret places to look as the competition increased and the catch dwindled. He knew and could predict weather patterns, held fast to superstition, and wore an Irish cap that no one dared touch. (Full article: 800 words)

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