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Antique Lure Reel Ads Stories Photos

This Antique Lure Reel Ads Stories Photos page will be a repository for a great many piscatorial references. Old and Antique Magazine Articles and Ads featuring a vast array of Antique Lures, Antique Reels, and Fishing Themed Items. By studying these things we can better pin down the events surrounding or time lines for the items we collect. As time goes by we keep getting a greater glimpse into our Fishing past. As more items become digitized our selection to choose from expands exponentially .

Louis Rhead Anglers Christmas

By | December 24th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing, Friends & Clubs, NFLCC|Tags: , , , , , , |

Louis Rhead Anglers Christmas 1917 I saw this Louis Rhead Anglers Christmas scene from 1917 come across my feed this morning and just had to share. Louis Rhead Anglers Christmas 1917

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NFLCC 2018 Club Magazine Winter Issue

By | December 24th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing, Friends & Clubs, NFLCC|Tags: , , , , , , |

NFLCC 2018 Club Magazine Winter Issue With the forthcoming NFLCC 2018 Club Magazine Winter Issue and holiday I thought it appropriate; Twas the Night Before the Winter Issue Twas the Night Before the Winter Issue, [...]

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2018 ORCA Club Patch

By | December 21st, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing, Friends & Clubs|Tags: , , , , |

2018 ORCA Club Patch The 2018 ORCA Club Patch is now available just in time for Christmas and while your there make sure to add a years membership to your cart as well! To Purchase [...]

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NFLCC Gazette Winter 2017

By | December 20th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing, Friends & Clubs, NFLCC|Tags: , , , , , , |

NFLCC Gazette Winter 2017 Its time for NFLCC Gazette Winter 2017 that Santa brings us antique lure collectors. Sticking with the Holiday's the cover, the front covered is a festive presentation. Gary Smith wrapped up [...]

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Tight Lines Tuesday The First Kingfisher Lines

By | December 19th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tight Lines Tuesday The First Kingfisher Lines by John Etchieson Its Tight Lines Tuesday The First Kingfisher Lines ; Between 1890 and 1905 the E J Martin Company Kingfisher brand was granted a registered trade [...]

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Bamboo Lore Notes on Making, Wrapping, and Repairing Bamboo Fly Rods

By | December 17th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing|Tags: , , , , , , |

Bamboo Lore Notes on Making, Wrapping, and Repairing Bamboo Fly Rods In Bamboo Lore, Edwin Thomas Whiffen (1874 - 1957) was a prominent outdoor writer in the 1910s and 1920s who led a varied and [...]

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The Home Rodmaker Book

By | December 16th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Home Rodmaker Book Building Saltwater, Bait Casting, and Fly Rods from Wood & Bamboo In The Home Rodmaker, Stillman Taylor probably taught more people how to make fishing rods than any other writer of [...]

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ORCA November 2017 REEL NEWS

By | December 15th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing|Tags: , , , , , , |

ORCA November 2017 REEL NEWS The ORCA November 2017 REEL NEWS  has been published and has something for everyone! This edition’s front cover features an amazing Bradley reel bearing a historic inscription. The Reel News [...]

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Whitefish Price Guide to Vintage Fishing Lures

By | December 13th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing, Friends & Clubs, NFLCC, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

The 2018 Whitefish Price Guide to Vintage Fishing Lures In the Whitefish Price Guide to Vintage Fishing Lures; Everyone has an opinion on what a vintage fishing lure is worth, but there is only one [...]

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Father of the Five Strip Bamboo Fly Rod

By | December 12th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing|Tags: , , , , , |

Father of the Five Strip Bamboo Fly Rod In the Father of the Five Strip Bamboo Fly Rod Robert W. Crompton was many things — artist, writer, advertising man, outdoorsman, fly fisherman — but we [...]

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Tight Lines Tuesday Kingfisher Lines

By | December 12th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc)|Tags: , , , , , |

Tight Lines Tuesday Kingfisher Lines by John Etchieson - Kingfisher Lines - 98 years ago this month in December 1919 the Horton Mfg. Company of Bristol Connecticut (est. 1887) purchased the factory, equipment, patents and [...]

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Tight Lines Tuesday Rare Tsatlees Silk

By | December 5th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tight Lines Tuesday Rare Tsatlees Silk by John Etchieson As a longtime collector, researcher, and an author on the history of America's fishing lines I have seen many wonderful examples of the packaging and graphics [...]

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Tight Lines Tuesday President Grover Cleveland

By | November 28th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc)|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Tight Lines Tuesday President Grover Cleveland by John Etchieson 90+ years ago in 1925 the Newton Line Company of Homer New York honored American President Grover Cleveland (1837 -1908) an avid fisherman noted for using [...]

Tight Lines Tuesday the Puritan

By | November 21st, 2017|Categories: Antique Lures, Antique Reels, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc)|Tags: , , , , , |

Tight Lines Tuesday the Puritan by John Etchieson Sometime in the fall of 1621, the Puritans invited their Indian friends to join them in a three-day festival which we now call the first Thanksgiving. As [...]

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Wright McGill Eagle Claw History

By | November 17th, 2017|Categories: Antique Lure and Reel Ads, Antique Lures, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Fly Fishing, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Wright McGill Eagle Claw History This Wright McGill Eagle Claw History tale was taken from an excerpt from the Company in 1974. Stories like these breath life into the companies that we as collectors seek [...]

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