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FISH BOX
Edited by Ed Zern
June 25, 1956
Among last week's notable catches: after a nine-hour battle, for Mrs. Carol Walling of Tauranga, New Zealand, a 536-pound THRESHER SHARK for a new IGFA Woman's All-Tackle record; by Ethan R. Haslage of Montebello, California on borrowed light spinning tackle a 57-pound, 15-ounce SEA BASS on 12-pound test line; a 175-pound TARPON for C. L. Jennings of Sarasota, Florida, caught in Boca Grande Pass; by Bob Getchell of Boise, Idaho, a 21�-pound CHINOOK SALMON from the Weiser River on spinning tackle and 6-pound test line after a 45-minute struggle.
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June 25, 1956

Fish Box

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Among last week's notable catches: after a nine-hour battle, for Mrs. Carol Walling of Tauranga, New Zealand, a 536-pound THRESHER SHARK for a new IGFA Woman's All-Tackle record; by Ethan R. Haslage of Montebello, California on borrowed light spinning tackle a 57-pound, 15-ounce SEA BASS on 12-pound test line; a 175-pound TARPON for C. L. Jennings of Sarasota, Florida, caught in Boca Grande Pass; by Bob Getchell of Boise, Idaho, a 21�-pound CHINOOK SALMON from the Weiser River on spinning tackle and 6-pound test line after a 45-minute struggle.

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