SURF LESSON, FROM “THE YOUNG SPORTSMAN’S GUIDE TO SURFING” (1965)

The Young Sportsman’s Guide series was published by Thomas Nelson and Sons, in New York, during the early- and mid-’60s. Alphabetically, the book titles range from The Young Sportsman’s Guide to Archery to The Young Sportsman’s Guide to Wrestling; other featured sports include all the obvious ones—baseball, soccer, tennis, etc— but also a few obscure choices,…