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Queen of Hearts, with owner Sherry Ingles serving as deckhand and having a blast, fished off of Pescadero and had success pulling limits of rockfish and good counts of lingcod.
Lance Wills serves as a deckhand aboard the oceanographic research vessel Atlantis, currently scouring the South Atlantic for the missing submarine San Juan.
For John Peel, the former deckhand who police and prosecutors suspected of committing the grisly slayings, the mystery is something else: a question mark that still hangs over his head.
The deckhand in the bow sat placidly, watching for the 20-foot-high breaking surf, his feet soaking in the makeshift livewell ahead of the first bench seat, a couple dozen mullet cruising around his ankles.
The deckhand rigged the rods and set them to troll.
John Small, no relation, and Alfred Gourdine served as engineers, while the deckhands were David Jones, Jack Gibbes, Gabriel Turner and Abraham Jackson.
Back with Rosbach this season are two experienced crew members: chief steward Kate Chastain and senior deckhand Nico Scholly.
An in-depth discussion on flashers and stickers and the pluses and minuses of super glue ensued, how Eric's previous deckhand Ellie was proficient at using it.
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