Vintage Collectibles - Magazines - Surfing Illustrated


In an amazing water shot for the era, Dr. Don James captures Butch Van Artsdalen in early at Pipe. Content includes an early-season Malibu pictorial, with Lanny Hoffman and Don Webster earning honorable mention. Plus a Baja travel feature, Laguna and Santa Cruz contest coverage, and "The Man Who Killed Surfing" by Peter Dixon. Full-color centerspread of Paul Strauch, Jr. at Sunset Beach by Dr. Don James. Also includes a County Line pictorial, a Peter Johnson profile, a Long Island pictorial, and an early Oregon travel feature. This magazine is in very good or Betty-plus condition, about 85 percent of mint. Very light cover and spine wear with no pulling at staples and no staple rust. Centerspread has pulled from 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.