When fishermen fought over Susquehanna shad

 

Shad once were so plentiful in the Susquehanna River that their spring migration upstream to spawn “caused the river to rise several feet in waves.” Hundreds of fishermen sold shad to thousands of nearby residents who made hearty meals of “the poor man’s salmon.”

Source: THE SCRIBBLER: When fishermen fought over Susquehanna shad – LancasterOnline: Opinion 

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