National Geographic : 1933 May
Photograph by Clifton Adams SURF FISHING FOR DRUM AND BLUES ALONG JERSEY BEACHES Surf casting is a popular sport along the coast. Long split-bamboo poles are generally used. The butt ofthe pole isplaced inabelt harness for leverage and the heavily weighted hooks are cast just beyond the breaking waves. Clams and crab meat areused for bait, and numerous varieties are taken.