Tom Morey reaches top speed on a foamy Malibu wall, circa 1963.Content includes an early Wedge pictorial, "Malibu From the Beginning," with words and photos by LeRoy Grannis, an Australia travel feature, and Murphy's Secret Surfin' Spot by Rick Griffin. A great article on executing a proper bottom turn by Phil Edwards begins on page 7.This oldie is in very good or Betty condition, at least 80 percent of mint. The cover has some minor wear and scuffing as shown in scan, but colors are bright and crisp. No pulling at staples. This is a good opportunity to own an early issue of SURFER at an affordable price. Interior pages are in terrific condition with no missing pages or cutouts. Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board.We have two other copies of this issue in Betty-minus condition, about 75 percent of mint.Click Here for a closer look.