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'Lefty' Kreh recounts nearly 70 years of fishing for dorado, tarpon and one pterodactyl
'Lefty' Kreh recounts nearly 70 years of fishing for dorado, tarpon and one pterodactyl

There are few anglers more revered than Frederick native Bernard "Lefty" Kreh. Kreh, who turned 90 last month, has fished for nearly 70 years with everyone from Ted Williams to Fidel Castro, and from President Jimmy Carter to Ernest Hemingway. Enshrined in numerous fishing Halls of Fame, he has been honored by the U.S. Postal Service, which issued a stamp commemorating a fly that Kreh made. On Saturday, he took part in the annual Lefty Kreh TieFest in Grasonville. The Baltimore Sun sat down with the Cockeysville resident to discuss some of the highlights of his career. You've fished in all 50 states and around the world, from Russia to the Amazon to Christmas Island. Is...

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