arskin J. Nabers, with his wife, Kathleen, at a Marine reunion dinner in 2003. Nabers’
involvement in the Earhart saga didn’t end when he left Saipan. In 2003 Nabers
recognized and positively identified two photos of alleged intelligence agent James H.
Nichols, circa 1940, as the man he saw on Saipan at least twice in connection with
events leading to the burning of the Earhart Electra in July 1944. (Courtesy Sandra