“SEVENTIES PRO GENESIS,” BY PATTI PANICCIA – THE ORIGINS OF WOMEN’S PRO SURFING

This article was published in the Spring 2003 issue of Surfer’s Journal. This version has been slightly edited.  *  *  *  There’s a photo hanging on my wall that always attracts people’s attention. It’s not a particularly wonderful shot. It’s black and white, and barely in focus, and it’s aged so much over the years…