June 25, 1956 | Edited by Ed Zern
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,...
July 23, 1956 | Edited by Ed Zern and Tom Lineaweaver
Across the nation beaches are going commercial, in Maine a tradition is at last broken on a famous salmon pool, in Ontario a moose head wiggles its ears
July 30, 1956
Straining toward the finish, Derek Ibbotson (left) barely edges Chris Chat-away in muddy three-mile race at London.
August 06, 1956 | Edited by Tom Lineaweaver
In France sailors call the shark 'le requin,' in Washington the Senate at last approves a new national park, and a beaver house in Ontario shows some peculiar additions
August 20, 1956 | Edited by Thomas H. Lineaweaver
Out for swordfish (right), a harpooneer found a fox terrier name of Shakespeare and, as the Bard wrote, "From the rude sea's enrag'd and foamy mouth/Did I redeem; a wrack past hope he was"