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Few people know that this classic shot of Reynolds Yater was actually taken at the Ranch, not Hammond's Reef as cited on page 1. With this, the third issue of SURFER Magazine ever, founder and publisher John Severson added Letters to the Editor and Contest and Club News, two features that have stood the test of time. Content includes early features on big-wave riding in Peru and at Sunset Beach. Rick Griffin also makes his debut with Big Wednesday, which appears on the back cover, and Murphy and the Surfing Contest. Plus "Windansea Walls" and "Toes on the Nose." This issue includes lots of classic period ads by Yater, Con, Wardy, Ole, Gordie, Dave Sweet, Bing, Dewey Weber, and Jacobs. This issue is in near-mint condition, about 95 percent of mint. Tight spine with no pulling at staples. Staples have some minor rust. Very light cover and spine wear. Pages are crisp, unread. No water stains or moisture damage of any kind. Subscription card is intact. No torn or missing pages and no cutouts. Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board. Click Here for a closer look, and a peek at the back cover. Sold at $2,450.

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