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Re: Criteria for choosing a marina/ yacht club
Packie is short for package store. What most non-New Englanders would call a liquor store. In most parts of NE, the only place you can buy liquor (and in some cases beer and wine) is a licensed liquor store.
So, not food, but an essential of sailing.