I found the front-page picture of surfer Elinor Dempsey with her crunched surfboard Aug. 30 very reminiscent of a Telegram-Tribune front page from, I believe, late July 1982, of Casimir Pulaski and his crunched surfboard.
The bite radius was similar, 14 inches versus 13.5 inches.
Could it be the same shark? Just kidding. Pete Burke Shell Beach