National Geographic : 1933 May
Photograph by H. Armstrong Roberts A TAPE AND A WITNESS WILL PROVE HIS TALE The two large fish are channel bass; the smaller one is a weakfish. In summer "Fishermen's Specials" are run to shore resorts for deep-sea fish ing. These excursions leave the cities at early hours, when only an angler would arise, and return late the same day. Photograph by Edwin L.Wisherd "HARD APORT! BREAKERS AHEAD !" It's fun to play helmsmanin your own backyard. This weather-beaten, solid mahogany wheel fromasailing ship represents amystery ofthesea. It was washed up on the beach near Barnegat Light (see Color Plate I) shortly after the World War.