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Old 01-31-2013, 04:50 PM
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Default Re: Float tubers....ASSEMBLEEEEEE!

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Originally Posted by nick k View Post
DD: Amazing photo.
Jack Gartside (the guy in the picture) was from the Boston area. He grew up in Revere and I want to say that he was living in Brookline when he passed away 4 years ago but I'm not possessive on that.
He was quite a character anyway and you missed out by never meeting him.
I suggest you read this 1982 Sports Illustrated article about Jack. The first SI article ever about a fly fisherman.

Jack Gartside ties some of his best flies in broad - 09.13.82 - SI Vault
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