Color illus. by Garrett Price. Boston: Little, Brown, (1968). 8vo. Yellow boards, stamped in blue. 43 p. First Edition. Fine in d/j which is fine save for light wear at extremities. 
Ellie is a lady garbage collector who uses a boat around Edgartown Harbor, off Martha's Vineyard. Young Cindy goes along and learns to handle the lines and to steer the Dauntless and feeds the sea gulll that is there constant companion. Then one day Ellie doesn't appear ... Where can she be?
Based on the real Ellie who the author knew.