Then and now
LEWISVILLE, Texas -- Tommy Martin has lived quite nicely off his 1974 Bassmaster Classic title.
It wasn't that the $15,400 winning paycheck -- that's including daily lunker cash -- made him rich. But being a Classic champ enriched his life.
"Back in 1974 to me, that's back in the stone ages of bass fishing," said Martin, fishing this weekend's Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Central Open on Lake Lewisville. "People say you're a Classic winner, ...
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