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Tuesday, August 2, 2011
ODDITIES: Hang Ten, Hercule!
Cowabunga! Who would ever have thought that the Grand Dame of the Mystery Novel was into surfing?
Peter Robinson, a researcher, at the Museum of British Surfing, has discovered photographs and proof that Dame Agatha, along with first husband Archie, hit the waves and attempted stand up surfing in 1922 while on a Hawaiian vacation.