The shirts cleverly read, “I got my crabs from Dirty Dick’s.”
An interview with Robert August Back in the late 1970s, on the Atlantic coast of the United States, there weren't too many surf shops quite yet. So I sent a big container filled with surfboards and shirts from California to Miami. From there, I rented the biggest van I could to transport the merchandise up the East Coast for distribution. I was alone on the trip. The idea was to cruise the whole coastline, going to different surf shops and showing them what we had.
Paying Our Way
When Bruce Brown made the decision to travel the world making the original Endless Summer movie in 1964, he explained