Vintage Collectibles - Magazines - Surfer Magazine - 1980's


In the news for 1983: Legendary waterman Pete Peterson dies at age 70; Tom Curren ties the knot to French sweetheart, Marie; and Corky Carroll, advertising director of SURFER Magazine, appears in a television commercial for Miller Lite. Times they are a changin'! Also includes a Sydney, Australia photo feature. A "Flash Dance" pictorial features the use of experimental strobe photography for interesting effects. "The Surf-Skate Synthesis" highlights athletes who cross over from one sport to the other, borrowing from each to enhance the other. Practitioners include Kevin Reed, Jay Adams, Davey Smith, and Martin Potter, among others. Plus "Combat Surf: The Last Expedition to El Salvador," written during the Iran-Contra affair. This issue is in very good or Betty-plus condition, about 85 percent of mint. Very light cover and spine wear with no pulling at staples. 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.