Jokes for all occasions: fishing

The congressman from California was telling at dinner in the hotel of tuna fishing.

“Just run out in a small motor boat,” he explained, “and anything less than a hundred pounds is poor sport.”

The colored waiter was so excited that he interrupted:

“You say you go after hundred-pound fish in a little motor boat, suh?”

The congressman nodded.

“But,” the darky protested, “ain’t you scairt fer fear you’ll ketch one?”