2/28/2009--Astoria, OR, USA..Moe Bowstern arrives at Pier 39 in Astoria in a restored salmon fishing boat 'Little John'. Bowstern was in Astoria to perform at the fisherman poetry festival. ..Pier 39 in Astoria, OR, on the banks of the Columbia River is a former salmon accnery converted into office space, cafes, restaurants and a museum of the salmon industry that once thrived in Astoria. It's is the oldest waterfront building in the town...©2009 Stuart Isett. All rights reserved.