This negative appraisal of the AEC by the Inupiat was greatly reinforced the following August when, Albro Gregory, the editor of the Fairbank's Jessen's Weekly wrote that a leading AEC official had reported that Point Hope men had not hunted in t he Ogotoruk Creek area for many years prior to 1959-60.

"Editorial," Jessen's Weekly, Fairbanks, August 1st, 1960.