Kaci Hickox, the nurse quarantined over fears she contracted Ebola, has done the impossible: She’s made tiny Fort Kent, Maine, famous.
Everyone in the Fort Kent, Maine, Facebook group is talking about my great-grandfather, ‘Potato King’ Jake Etscovitz. And I’ve been lurking all day.
Josh Nathan-Kazis journeyed to a tiny Maine town in search of his roots. He found Jake Etscovitz, who dressed for Fifth Ave on potato wealth!
Josh Nathan-Kazis journeyed to a tiny Maine town in search of his roots. He found the tale of Jake Etscovitz, who built a Jewish life in the wilderness — and spent his life dressed for Fifth Ave.