That, and other facts, will be presented in the program “Great Lakes Stories: The Edmund Fitzgerald and Other Favorites,” scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at the Maritime Museum of Sandusky, 125 Meigs St.
The program featuring Bette Lou Higgins is free with admission to the museum: $4 for adults, $3 for seniors and children, or $12 per family. Museum members get in free.
The museum is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday during the winter season, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. For information, log on to sanduskymaritime.org or call 419-624-0274.