The Guerneville Flood Project: Cal Bal Fishing in His Driveway

Out of all the flood photos we’ve found, this is one of our favorites! Heck, if you’ve got nothing but time and no place to go, why not go fishing in your driveway?The caption identifies this man as Cal Bal, a “PG&E Regional Manager.

” He may or may not have lived in the vicinity of Reins Beach in Monte Rio. Google is no help. Anyone have any clues?What we’re really dying to know is if Cal caught any fish.The Guerneville Flood Project is a week-long dive into the photo archives of the North Bay Bohemian. Read about the project here, and view more 1986 Guerneville Flood photos by clicking here.

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