WindanSea, Butch and the Art of the Caper
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Excerpts from a not-yet-published book “Remembering Butch: The Butch Van Artsdalen Story” with all the players and all the antics of 1950s and ’60s California surfers. A time of free spirits and daredevil antics that definitely help form surfing’s culture.