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Thursday, April 28, 2011

Retro Giant Sea Bass Photos

Giant Sea Bass Retro Photo
Today we feature a couple of retro photos showing fishermen with world record Giant Sea Bass catches. It's hard to imagine fish this big, but these are real, non-Photoshopped photos of world record size fish. The photo above shows John Perkins with his 428 lbs. catch in 1905.
Giant Sea Bass world record 1900
This second image of a world record Giant Sea Bass shows a 384 lbs. fish caught by F.S. Schenck in 1900. I find these photos amazing.
And, just in case you're wondering, the current world record for Giant Sea Bass is 563 lbs. 8 oz. - caught by J.D. McAdam Jr. near Anacapa Island, California on August 20, 1968.
Image Sources = Shorpy.com

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