This John Severson cover shot features Ricky Grigg charging Waimea Bay. This issue includes "The Australian Surf," "Toes on the Nose," and Rick Griffin's Murphy and the Surfing Contest, Part II. Also includes a "South Swell" pictorial featuring Laguna Beach, Ala Moana, and Huntington Beach. Plus "Photos from the Readers," and "Big Surf Preview: Be Prepared" by John Severson. Lots of period ads by Bing, Jacobs, O'Neill's Surf Shop, Velzy, Gordie, Ole, Con, Gordon & Smith, Yater, Joe Quigg, and more!
This issue is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. One diagonal crease affects top right corner of front cover. Some very minor staple rust and cover soiling. Light cover and spine wear overall. Complete and intact with no torn or missing pages and no cutouts. No water stains or moisture damage of any kind.
This is a great value for this rare magazine.
Guaranteed original and authentic. From the Will Barkhuff Collection.