Ditty Bag

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Canvas ditty bag with a draw cord and four brass grommets at top.  Bag is marked in ink on inside,  "James E. Taylor". This bag was owned by James E. Taylor (born 7/5/1901, died 12/1/1964) of Quincy, Mass., who served as a cabin boy aboard the CHARLES W. MORGAN, 1918-19.