Bonefish, known as the gamest fish

Bonefish, known as the gamest fish

Stock #: 264948
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
Publisher: Valence Color Studios
Postmark: 1956 Jun-7
PM City: West Palm Beach
PM State: FL
Stamp: 2c
Philatelic Notes: New Hope for Hearts. Support the Heart fund
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The "gamest" fish known on rod and reel--can be caught with flys, plugs, and bait. Found abundantly along the Florida Keys--they weigh up to 14 pounds: however the average size is usually 7 pounds--the Bonefish is a shallow water fish and can be caught by wading or from row-boats and skiffs. Fish--courtesy of Al Pflueger
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