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Smelt surprise

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Opening night of smelt netting was better than expected on the Chicago lakefront.

Two spies stopped at Montrose, Belmont and 31st and they reported netters had smelt at all three locations. The best had more than 40. OK, that's not stop the presses, but it sure beats none.

Sight of the night was the guy smelting and doing his bills on his laptop.

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