European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Mar 30 1957, Page 13

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - March 30, 1957, Darmstadt, Hesse I Stark shown in rho Box of in curious townspeople turn out to watch at rho unload took with Spring a reality and summer a servicemen who would like to fall under a Dee sea fishing spell can pack up the wife and kids and head for the coast of Cornwall and the ancient fish ing port of Home of the shark Angling club of once hire one of the plentiful shark rent some tackle and head for the grounds and some of the most exciting sport youre Ever Likely to the Corn ish Waters teem with several species of although one usually associates this fish who Coral strands and tropical shark fishermen estimate that for every two pounds of k takes one minute of play to land a a 90 Pound shark and this is a Small one about 45 minutes to haul Many weighing More than 300 pounds Are landed off in a member of the club landed one weighing 352 thereby hangs a fish ule that has made British Angling the club claimed that h should be recognized As a British record for that particular Type of this a the claim was allowed by the British rec ords then the club submitted their claim to the International game fish in new York seeking to establish the catch As a world along with the claim went answers to several questions which have to be submitted with a record in a number of the Sharks Teeth were sent to America for identification purposes and Yards of the actual line used to catch the monster also were Back came the shattering reply this to by staff writer Dot a por Beagle it is a Mako the identification was confirmed by British Marine biologists and club waa out of Luck All the Way but caused by the de the Mako shark had never been identified in British Waters and there was the question of whether Many of the por beagles previously recorded As being is this area in All the English textbooks and to Cycle pedal references to por beagles and Makos had to be revised As All the por beagles which had gained rewards and awards in the past were now probably a hrad site Tchong problem was set for those who interest themselves in such in the bait used to catch the Sharks consists of Bitner pilchards or which Are caught of the two hour trip out to the shark when the boats reach the a Back of bait is lowered overboard the Oil re leased from it never fails to attract Sharks from a great according to boat the to known As a a name derived from old Cornish Al Shore and the flow of not to matted Tho tone of attract there is plenty of scope at for the us whether Hes a beginner or not anyone can engage la the expert knowhow to dispensed by Skippers and boat and anyone can become a member of the shark Angling but theres an Entrance a prospective member must prove he has landed a shark weighing at least 75 that Means about a test guaranteed a pleasure to t off a Days Outing in Cornish is Jedi 1957 the stars and stapes is

Search all Darmstadt, Hesse newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for March 30, 1957

Browse