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[Fish-Eye View]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 16. February 27, 1950. Life Magazine. pages 102-103. Fish-Eye View. Michigan Perch get rare look at ice fishermen. Fish-Eye View Joe Clark HBSS Tawas, Michigan 1950 Winter late 1949 my father, Joe Clark HBSS, received a call from the photo editor of LIFE magazine. "Every year we get about twenty stories on ice fishing, but all the pictures are the same. We know there is something interesting going on, but we just don't have any interesting pictures," he said. My father got to thinkin' and realized that he had never seen a picture of "The Fisherman as the Fish Sees him." About this same time my mother, Bernice, came home from the five and dime all excited because she just found and bought something brand new. A sheet of a clear plastic or vinyl that you could place over the dining table that would protect your linen table cloth. She spread it out over the dining room table and hurried down the block to fetch a neighborhood friend to show her "the amazing new find". At the same time Joe was in the bathroom laying a new tile floor and when Bernice returned she was aghast to see a big portion of her new plastic table cover missing and found Joe with that piece glued into a big buble and held together with tile cement and running water over it in the tub. This is a long, but good story so I'll post it in parts. You are about to witness what Joe referred to as "Hillbilly Ingenuity." Please understand that this was before you had undrwater cameras and this was the story as I knew it plus ...
Date: 19uu
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ice Fisherman as the Fish Sees Him]

Description: Photographs of groups of people fishing, set side-by-side. The left image is taken from above, with four people looking down at the fish through a hole in the ice. The right image is taken from below the ice, looking up past the fish and through the hole at the people fishing. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS LIFE Magazine Photos" page 16. February 27, 1950. Life Magazine. pages 102-103. Fish-Eye View. Michigan Perch get rare look at ice fishermen. Fish-Eye View Joe Clark HBSS Tawas, Michigan 1950 Winter late 1949 my father, Joe Clark HBSS, received a call from the photo editor of LIFE magazine. "Every year we get about twenty stories on ice fishing, but all the pictures are the same. We know there is something interesting going on, but we just don't have any interesting pictures," he said. My father got to thinkin' and realized that he had never seen a picture of "The Fisherman as the Fish Sees him." About this same time my mother, Bernice, came home from the five and dime all excited because she just found and bought something brand new. A sheet of a clear plastic or vinyl that you could place over the dining table that would protect your linen table cloth. She spread it out over the dining room table and hurried down the block to fetch a neighborhood friend to show her "the amazing new find". At the same time Joe was in the bathroom laying a new tile floor and when Bernice returned she was aghast to see a big portion of her new plastic table cover missing and found Joe with that piece glued into a big buble and held together with tile cement and running ...
Date: February 5, 1950
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Goin Fishin

Description: Photograph of a young boy wearing a straw hat, carrying a fishing pole while walking on a log bridge over a stream in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional photos and information can be found in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS Scrapbook" page 44. Collecting Foot Bridges. Detroit News. 10JUN1945 Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boy Catches Fish]

Description: Photograph of a boy fishing. In this image a boy named Gene is wearing overalls and standing barefoot on a plank partially submerged in the water. The boy is holding a fishing pole with a fish at the end of the line. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 195u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hook in the Water]

Description: Photograph of a boy named Gene fishing in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee in the 1950's. He stands on a plank over the water, and he uses a sapling as a fishing pole.Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo is most often associated with may father's poem: If You Want To Catch Fish Get your hook in the water If you want to catch fish You must find a deep stream It’s useless to wish. Climb a high mountain If you want to see far There’s little sense moaning About what you are. Learn to see the sunshine If you don’t like the rain, Look for the bright side You’ll not look in vain. Learn to lead the crowd If you won’t be bossed, There’s a challenge ahead Streams to be crossed. Don’t sigh for the good things To come fill your dish Get your hook in the water If you want to catch fish. hbss Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS
Date: 195u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hook in the Water]

Description: Photograph of a boy named Gene fishing in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee in the 1950's. He stands on a plank over the water, and he uses a sapling as a fishing pole.Narrative by Junebug Clark: This photo is most often associated with may father's poem: If You Want To Catch Fish Get your hook in the water If you want to catch fish You must find a deep stream It’s useless to wish. Climb a high mountain If you want to see far There’s little sense moaning About what you are. Learn to see the sunshine If you don’t like the rain, Look for the bright side You’ll not look in vain. Learn to lead the crowd If you won’t be bossed, There’s a challenge ahead Streams to be crossed. Don’t sigh for the good things To come fill your dish Get your hook in the water If you want to catch fish. hbss Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS.
Date: 195u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Young Boy Going Fishing]

Description: Photograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt Wright heading to the creek to go fishing with his bait in a pail and fishing reel in his hand. Wright is tucking a book under his right arm.
Date: 194u
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[People Fishing]

Description: Photograph of a group of people fishing in Virginia. They look away from the camera toward an open body of water. This photograph was taken for the American Associations for State and Local History.
Date: June 1976
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Joe Clark, HBSS Relaxing in a Hammock (1)]

Description: Narrative by Junebug Clark: Photograph of Joe Clark lying in a hammock at his home in Farmington Hills, Michigan. He is holding a rope to help rock the hammock. A poem titled "If You Want to Catch a Fish" is typed to the right of the image on a mat. Photo by Bernice Clark. Clark PhotoFile: 8054-0001-31
Date: July 12, 1961
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Shark]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story.
Date: April 20, 1969, 10:00 p.m.
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Fishing]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about seven fisherman having no luck catching fish off the coast of Freeport, Texas. The fisherman spent 16 hours and came back with around 30 fish when they usually catch close to a thousands pound worth a fish.
Date: June 27, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections