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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 27, 1973, Florence, South Carolina4-b Friday july Florence morning news outdoor sportsman i designated Sitters unhappy by Tommy Howard while vacationing with my family at Garden City i had the Opportunity of meeting Bobby Honycutt the new owner Inan Gerof Gulf Stream Marina. Boat Landing or Marina operators have always impressed me As men who truly had it made. Invariably they Are out door types who have keen knowledge of local fishing and Are situated where they can take advantage of Peak fishing activity. Bobby Honeycult had a similar impression that this was the occupation for him. At a station in life where most men look toward retirement he left the wholesale distributing firm for he had worked for fifteen years. He took a Chance and made commitment when he obtained ownership of Gulf Stream Marina last March. With real enthusiasm. Hobby Stales it s the Best decision i be Ever with the Aid of his son Tony business at the Marina had doubled and six new boat slips Are being added. He enjoys meeting new customers and renewing old times with fishermen known from his eleven previous years of visiting the coast. To welcomes an Opportunity to Aid vacation fishermen in locating the right areas to fish and willingly suggest what tackle and bait to use. Bobby states 3d per cent of All Fisher men ask for hot lips and that 100 per cent Are anxious to share their results when they return. Because of the new owner s popularity working hours run from 12 to 14 hours a Day seven Days a week. Needless to say these hours cause a conflict in fishing time yet he manages to slip away either tuesday or wednesday afternoons to try his Luck. There s a continual problem with keeping store inventory abreast of increasing demands. Gasoline supplies has not become a problem but he admits it is a definite con-1 Bobby Honeycult gambled and won. Each Day is a Challenge and his Devotion to the task has reaped rewards. He enjoys his new role in life and you. Too will enjoy getting to know him. Wekkend fishing forecast the traditional summer doldrums has hit Palmetto fishing statewide. From the coast to the mountains weekend fishing will he Only fair at Besl. Unpredictable weather forecast continues to Dampen fishing enthusiasm and the fish also seem affected by the erratic weather patterns. In the pee Dee local Rivers and streams Are favored Over farm Ponds for Bream and Bass. Top water flies crickets and Worms continue to account for the better stringers. Santee activity has been slow. A few stripers arc being caught during Early morning schools using Striper wipers. Bucktail and Barracuda spoons. With water level constant and surface temperature at h6 degrees f. Large Mouth Bass fishing is confined to drop offs and Early morning fishing near grass Beds. Diamond haulers. Tiny torpedo and deadly Dudley arc bringing in some Bass. On the coast Early morning pier fishing seems the Best bet. Surf fishing remains slow throughout the Day with some improved activity noted on the incoming tide. Sports afield continued from a Bers say they have a Chance to Cut the size of rosters because of the Rule and i think As a financial move the National league will go for it teammate Kurt Bevacqua also thinks the no will jump on the bandwagon but for a differ ent reason. I think the National league will adopt it. The do has helped baseball the offensive part of the game. That s what the fans want to see. They d rather see a 15-12 game than shutouts by both pitchers until the 8th or 9th the National league might be behind in designated hitters but they re ahead in Pinch hit ters. The National league has probably become a better league for Pinch says Baltimore s Terry Crowley. Bojt i think they ii adopt the designated hitter Rule if they look at it with an open mind. A lot of times they tend to look Down on the american league but maybe they can t this time. "1 thought it was a Good Rule when i first , and i still think it is. It s Good for baseball. 1 nought the Rule would be a Good Way to establish myself in the majors. It s hard to say if i d be playing More without it. My career is still in the Phil roof of the twins says the National league should develop More talented Pinch hitters because they have an Opportunity to use them the do Rule knocked out a lot of Pinch says team mate Danny Walton but i still like it. I think it helped me out be cause it gave another Guy a Chance to play. I liked the Rule right away. I know i m not hit Ting much now but i know i m a pretty Good hitter. But without the Rule i might not be one player the Rule has t helped is Milwaukee s Bob Heise who has been to Bat Only 39 times officially. Guys like me lose a lot of playing Heise says. Managers Don t have to Man Euver in the late innings. Around a Pitcher. Often a Utility Man got into a game for an in Ning As the manager sought to shift around the Pitcher s Posi Tion in the lineup. It s been hard to be a Pinch hitter since the designated hit adds Heise. You re not needed to Bat for the Pitcher since the designated hitter has already added a ninth hitter to the lineup. I know that the Only Way i la play More is when somebody gets Hurt tired or kicked out of a new Buffalo Buffalo a the Buffalo Bills announced thursday that Rookie quarterback Joe Ferguson has officially joined the National football league club. I a Bills spokesman said Fer Guson who played at Arkansas and was Buffalo s third round draft Choice had signed a multiyear contract. The terms were not disclosed. Ferguson 23, is in Chicago preparing for Friday s College All Star game. Bar Ted resting whim Sirius. The dog Star shines brightest during july and August fully 90 All Bliss Over five pounds Are caught after dark from ibis nation s says Homer Circle. Angling editor of sports afield. So during the dog Days. I fish for big Bass at Here Are some perfectly logical reasons for this excellent night fishing 1 heavy pleasure boating and water sport activity spook Bass into seclusion during daytime hours 12 ninety degree sur face Waters compel Bass to seek Comfort and Protection from Bright hot Sun rays 3 the food fish of the Bass Are More actively feeding at night because of the seasonal peaks of nocturnal insect hatches 4 under the cover of night a big Bass can sneak up on his victim and grab a bigger meal. However there is More to catching Bass at night than just busting out lures into an inky limbo. It takes thoughtful plan Ning certain Basic tactics. Proper tackle and a Bassin buddy As Peculiar As you Are. Solo keep you from bringing Back a big gob of weeds on the majority of your casts Here Are a few practical suggestions drawn from hundreds of night time forays some memorable and some of them miserable. Shortstop a Good word for our Quick service from Here to there Atlanta Norfolk Washington and Many other cities. Piedmont s schedules make a lot of cities More timely for business or pleasure. See your travel agent or Call Piedmont at 662-6361. Fly Piedmont our Twenty fifth year of service to rent discount Beer no unit 6-Paok Case Hisch 14 of. Pm uhf hbion2 of. Pettit county our 7 of. Faith old Milwaukee 12 of. 12 of. Schun 120z.con Michelob 12 of. 1.15 1.39 1.39 1.59 u9 1.99 4.59 5.55 5.55 5.55 6.15 6.15 7.50 from our wine Caiar. Mam Schewitz Cream White Concord wine lancers Vin Rose fifth 1.49. Fifth 2.75 prices Good through aug. 2 the summer of 73. Prices like these make it a Tot More fun. 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