MESSAGE FROM MARVIN: “PRISON IS TOO CROWDED FOR NEWCOMERS. SO STAY COOL, AND STAY SMART!”

Full-page Quiksilver ad from the October 1993 issue of Surfing. North Shore surfing legend Marvin Foster, while serving time on a weapons charge, sent this letter to Quiksilver exec Danny Kwock. Foster was released not long after, but soon broke parole, went underground (sort of; he competed in the 1995 Quiksilver-Eddie contest), returned to prison,…