Re: Float tubers....ASSEMBLEEEEEE!
Originally Posted by nick k
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
The simpler the outfit, the more skill it takes to manage it, and the more pleasure one gets in his achievements.” --- Horace Kephart