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FISH BOX
Edited by Ed Zern
April 23, 1956
Among recent exceptional catches: a 36-pound 4-ounce YELLOWTAIL, largest of year, taken off Coronados Islands by Ralph Luckenbach of San Diego, on bait; a 31-pound SNOOK caught on live shrimp in the Alafia River near Tampa, by Jack Glover of Tampa; a 7-pound 14-ounce LARGEMOUTH BASS, caught in Lake of the Ozarks by Harold Haun of Winchester, Ill.; an 11-pound 1-ounce LARGEMOUTH BASS caught at Bull Shoals Lake by Denver Cook of Salem, Mo.; a 9-pound 12-ounce RAINBOW TROUT caught in Knife River near Duluth, by Gerald Tessier of Duluth; a 38�-inch STEELHEAD TROUT that weighed 22 pounds dressed, caught by Jay Bowman of Tacoma, in the Skokomish River on a worm; a 9�-pound LARGEMOUTH BASS caught in Center Hill Lake by Fred Smith of Springfield, Tenn., on a plug; a 100-pound TARPON caught at Islamorada, Fla., on 15-pound test plug-casting tackle by William Steinmetz of Chicago.
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April 23, 1956

Fish Box

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Among recent exceptional catches: a 36-pound 4-ounce YELLOWTAIL, largest of year, taken off Coronados Islands by Ralph Luckenbach of San Diego, on bait; a 31-pound SNOOK caught on live shrimp in the Alafia River near Tampa, by Jack Glover of Tampa; a 7-pound 14-ounce LARGEMOUTH BASS, caught in Lake of the Ozarks by Harold Haun of Winchester, Ill.; an 11-pound 1-ounce LARGEMOUTH BASS caught at Bull Shoals Lake by Denver Cook of Salem, Mo.; a 9-pound 12-ounce RAINBOW TROUT caught in Knife River near Duluth, by Gerald Tessier of Duluth; a 38�-inch STEELHEAD TROUT that weighed 22 pounds dressed, caught by Jay Bowman of Tacoma, in the Skokomish River on a worm; a 9�-pound LARGEMOUTH BASS caught in Center Hill Lake by Fred Smith of Springfield, Tenn., on a plug; a 100-pound TARPON caught at Islamorada, Fla., on 15-pound test plug-casting tackle by William Steinmetz of Chicago.

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