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Carters Dunks Dunk It Lure

Carters Dunks Dunk It Lure The Carters Dunks Dunk It Lure was first introduced around 1931-1933. This Indianapolis Indiana, and Dayton Ohio Produced lure like many other makers was the culmination and consolidation of multiple lure companies coming together. Milt Dunkelberger owned American Display and it is believed he bought the patents to The Carters [...]

By | 2016-12-13T09:25:39+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Carters Dunks Dunk It Lure

ShurKacth Baits Mouse Lure

ShurKacth Baits Mouse Lure The ShurKacth Baits Mouse Lure is Circa 1939. The ShurKatch Bait company out of Richfield Springs, New York is thought to have been a distributor of Horrocks Ibbotson fishing lures. This wooden, painted eye mouse vintage fishing lure comes adorn with even a leather tail. This antique fishing lure uses a [...]

By | 2017-03-19T14:58:49+00:00 November 30th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on ShurKacth Baits Mouse Lure

Hanson Sub Master Lure

Hanson Sub Master Lure The Hanson Sub Master Lure was patented in 1951, while being made as early as 1950. This lure was distributed by Hanson's Custom Loading out of Bonner Springs, Kansas. This little known lure has a large clear plastic diving lip almost the same length of its body.  This lure is 3 [...]

By | 2016-12-13T09:19:00+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Hanson Sub Master Lure

Jamison Humdinger Lure

Jamison Humdinger Lure The Jamison Humdinger Lure was first introduced in 1916. This wooden no eyed fishing lure was made by William J Jamison Company out of Chicago Illinois, know affectionately as "Smilling Bill". This antique fishing lure measures 3 1/8" inches in length and is really a larger version of the struggling mouse which [...]

By | 2016-11-29T10:41:02+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|6 Comments

Jamison Winged Mascot Lure No 2

Jamison Winged Mascot Lure No. 2 Today I lost one of my best friends who I traveled across country to lure shows for years with. For two decades Joe and I were friends and my list of memories just as long. So many times, at the end of the nights, if neither of us sold [...]

By | 2016-11-28T19:37:42+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Jamison Winged Mascot Lure No 2

Rhodes Mechanical Frog in Wood Box

Rhodes Mechanical Frog The Rhodes Mechanical Frog lure in the correct wooden box combines 2 different things that antique lure collectors get excited about. First off, a wood box lure, who doesn't like just the sound of that. This antique lure box shows the printed images clearly, and shows the patent date of October 31, [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:28:15+00:00 November 27th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers, Shakespeare Lures|Comments Off on Rhodes Mechanical Frog in Wood Box

Fly Boy Antique Lure

Fly Boy Antique Lure The Fly Boy Antique Lure is a neat little fishing lure out of Kansas City Missouri. The lure dates to the early 1970's and is on what I call the cusp of being antique. I have a hard time calling it antique because we are both the same age and Id [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:32:17+00:00 November 26th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Fly Boy Antique Lure

Skinner Turkey Wing Ad 1884

Skinner Turkey Wing Ad Since today's motif is Turkey, I found  this apropos. This Skinner Turkey Wing Ad came from 1884. The Hibbard Spencer and Bartlett Company was a large seller of many items fishing tackle included. GM Skinner Clayton NY Silver Plated Oval and Kidney Pattern. These Baits are noted for superior workmanship and [...]

By | 2016-11-24T09:17:00+00:00 November 24th, 2016|19th Century Fishing Lures, Antique Lure and Reel Ads, Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Skinner Turkey Wing Ad 1884

Neon Mickey Antique Fishing Lure

Neon Mickey Antique Fishing Lure The Neon Mickey Antique Fishing Lure was first introduced in 1955. This novelty type lure was born by the Neon Mickey Company out of Oregon. This plastic fishing lure measures 4" in length and was available in a few primary colors. The purpose or guise of the Neon Mickey was [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:35:21+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Neon Mickey Antique Fishing Lure

Shur Strike Shovel Nose Wiggler Lure

Shur Strike Shovel Nose Wiggler Lure The Shur Strike Shovel Nose Wiggler Lure was first introduced in 1933. This Creek Chub lure was made in Garrett, Indiana was to be sold under the Shur Strike Lure line up. The lure is quite a unique lure and isn't a knock of of any Creek Chub lure. [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:38:35+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Antique Lures, Creek Chub Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Shur Strike Shovel Nose Wiggler Lure

Wright McGill Flapper Crab Lure

Wright McGill Flapper Crab Lure The Wright McGill Flapper Crab Lure in first introduced around 1930. The Flapper Crab antique lure was made by The Wright and McGill Company out of Denver Colorado. The lure was available in a few different sizes. The Flapper Crab fishing lure was made from the traditional molded composition that [...]

By | 2016-11-20T10:44:37+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Wright McGill Flapper Crab Lure

Shur Strike Punkinseed Lure

Shur Strike Punkinseed Lure The Shur Strike Punkinseed Lure was also called the Petite Spinner model PS. This antique fishing lure was first introduced in 1938. Although made by Creek Chub of Garrett Indiana and marketed under the Shur Strike name this was made of good quality. This wooden lure, made with glass eyes measured [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:42:13+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Antique Lures, Creek Chub Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Shur Strike Punkinseed Lure

Keller Gets Em Lure

Keller Gets Em Lure The Keller Gets Em Lure was first introduced in 1916. Made in Rochester, Indiana this antique fishing lure is just cresting the century old mark. This colorful wooden, antique fishing lure measures in at 3 1/4" in length. This vintage minnow came in a painted eye and no eye version. The [...]

By | 2016-11-17T19:04:14+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Keller Gets Em Lure

Unner Flash Lure

Unner Flash Lure The Unner Flash Lure was introduced around 1953. This antique wooden lure was made by the O. M. Bait Company out of Hazel Park Michigan. This no eyed lure measures 2" in length and has two treble hooks to secure its catch. The Unner Flash has a flat downward angling diving lip [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:45:13+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Unner Flash Lure

Shur Strike Injured Minnow Lure

Shur Strike Injured Minnow Lure The Shur Strike Injured Minnow Lure was introduced in the early 1930's. The antique fishing lure was given a series code IM. Unlike the Creek Chub of Garrett Indiana Injured Minnows, the Shur Strike antique fishing lure was produced with two treble hooks. The lure hooks used a standard type of [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:45:51+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Antique Lures, Creek Chub Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Shur Strike Injured Minnow Lure

Shur Strike Crab Lure

Shur Strike Crab Lure This Shur Strike Crab Lure was first introduced around 1938. This Shur Strike minnow was made by the Creek Chub Bait Company of Garrett Indiana and given a series model, CR. This wooden, glass eyed, antique minnow measures 2 3/4" in length. The lure bears striking similarities to the Heddon Crab [...]

By | 2016-12-13T08:47:38+00:00 November 15th, 2016|Antique Lures, Creek Chub Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Shur Strike Crab Lure

Nifty Minne Minnow Tube

Nifty Minne Lure Minnow Tube The Nifty Minne lure, Circa 1913 falls into the minnow tube lure category. I've always spelled the name of this antique lure wrong for years Ill admit it. Minnow lure constraint devices vary from tubes to cages to hooks and pins to hold in place the pray to provide the [...]

By | 2016-11-08T10:57:20+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Nifty Minne Minnow Tube

Antique Fishing Photo Sam Wallace CDV

Antique Fishing Photo Sam Wallace CDV This a great Antique Fishing Photo Sam Wallace CDV. CDV or Carte De Viste is a photography format or medium like we a few have discussed before with Samuel Tisdale the Black bass Man. The Carte De Viste CDV was invented and patented by France by photographer André Adolphe [...]

By | 2016-11-03T11:55:51+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|19th Century Fishing Lures, Antique Lures, Collectible Fishing Empherma (Books, Catalogs, Photos, Etc), Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Antique Fishing Photo Sam Wallace CDV

Abbey Imbrie Go Getter Frog Lure

Abbey Imbrie Go Getter Frog Lure The Abbey Imbrie Go Getter Frog Lure is part of a series of lures created in the late 1930's, around 1938. Abbey and Imbrie in some form or fashion has been in business since around the 1830's as the Andrew Clerk Company. Early in 1930 Abbey and Imbrie was [...]

By | 2016-12-13T09:07:45+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Abbey Imbrie Go Getter Frog Lure

Orchard Industries Bottom Scratcher Lure

Orchard Industries Bottom Scratcher Lure The Orchard Industries Bottom Scratcher Lure was first introduced in 1950. Orchard Industries of Detroit, Michigan made a small handful of Antique lures in the 1950. With a name that invokes a smile and is catchy it's hard not to like this small lure. While it's intent is to make [...]

By | 2016-12-13T09:08:56+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Orchard Industries Bottom Scratcher Lure

Chippewa Minnow Lure

Chippewa Minnow Lure The Chippewa Minnow Lure was part of a lure first patented in 1910. The second part of this antique fishing lure was patented in 1911. Both shown below in the antique fishing lure patent galleries. The Immell Bait Bait Company, of Blair Wisconsin was the creation of Omer Immell born of Blair [...]

By | 2016-10-30T11:36:00+00:00 October 30th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Chippewa Minnow Lure

Bite Em Water Mole Lure

Bite Em Water Mole Lure The Bite Em Water Mole Lure was first introduced in 1920. The Bite Em Bait Company out of Fort Wayne, Indiana has two versions. The one shown below in the gallery is a type II with a slanted face where as the type I is rounded. This no eyed wooden [...]

By | 2017-02-22T19:25:09+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Bite Em Water Mole Lure

Clark Goofy Gus Lure

Clark Goofy Gus Lure The Clark Goofy Gus Lure was first introduced around 1948. The lure made by the C.A. Clark Bait Company, Springfield, Missouri was given a model series 2600. This top water fished wooden lure measures 3 1/8" in length. The antique fishing lure has both a front and rear unmarked propellers, however [...]

By | 2016-10-25T11:14:43+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Clark Goofy Gus Lure

Bill Crowder Flash Minnow

Bill Crowder Flash Minnow The Bill Crowder Flash Minnow was introduced in 1958. Bill Crowder lures being made in Newark, NJ all carried a similar motif and style. This solid metal antique fishing lure features a life like fish pattern compete with scales, eyes and even the ridge marks on the tail. This antique fishing [...]

By | 2016-10-15T08:22:41+00:00 October 15th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Bill Crowder Flash Minnow

Steel Wiggle Frog Lure

Steel Wiggle Frog Lure This Steel Wiggle Frog Lure dates to 1949. Inventor Frank Steel of Wilmette, Illinois Created this 2 1/4" plastic lure and was granted a patent in 1952. The lure is constructed on a wire harness and has a large clear plastic lip attached to the mouth that has the single forward [...]

By | 2016-10-14T19:48:14+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Steel Wiggle Frog Lure

Trenton Surface Doodler Lure

Trenton Surface Doodler Lure The Trenton Surface Doodler Lure was introduced around 1946. From the same company that brought us the Mad Mouse we have highlighted before, The Trenton Manufacturing Company, Located in Trenton Ohio. This wooden antique fishing lure measures 2 5/8" in length. The lure seems to take it shape from crossing a [...]

By | 2016-10-26T11:41:06+00:00 October 13th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Trenton Surface Doodler Lure

Schnell Fish Getter Lure

Schnell Fish Getter Lure The Schnell Fish Getter Lure was first introduced around 1926. The lure was made by its namesake August F Schnell of Kankakee, Illinois. The lure a solid metal spinner with a rotating front half spinner or propeller very very similar to the Al Foss Jazz and Shimmy Wiggler series of lures. [...]

By | 2016-10-12T19:11:59+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Schnell Fish Getter Lure

Pachner Koehler Spinning Minnie Lure

Pachner Koehler Spinning Minnie Lure The Pachner Koehler Spinning Minnie Lure was first introduced in 1946. The Pachner and Koehler or P&K company was located out of Momence, Illinois. The Spinning Minnie lure measures 2 3/4 inches in length and was also made in a smaller fly rod size that measure 1" in length. The [...]

By | 2016-10-12T08:13:10+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Pachner Koehler Spinning Minnie Lure

Jamison Nemo Antique Lure

Jamison Nemo Antique Lure The Jamison Nemo Antique Lure is one of my favorite lures made by smiling Bill. Circa 1910 this rotary head antique lure made by the William Jamison Company of Chicago, Illinois. This wooden fishing lure measured 2 3/8" in length, and was also available in a musky sized version. The lure [...]

By | 2016-09-28T10:31:51+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Jamison Nemo Antique Lure

Bonafide Minnow Antique Lure

Bonafide Minnow Antique Lure The Bonafide Minnow Antique Lure is timeless classic. The Bonafide lure made by its namesake the Bonafide Manufacturing Company was located out of Plymouth, Michigan. The patent for this metal minnow lure was given on January 15th, of 1907. The patent was divided equally between both Mr. Hiram Passage and Mr. [...]

By | 2016-09-20T10:40:58+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Bonafide Minnow Antique Lure

Rainbow Wiggler Lure

Rainbow Wiggler Lure The Rainbow Wiggler Lure was first introduced in 1949. This antique fishing lure was made by the V.O. Prichard Company out of Springfield, Missouri. Theis plastic lure measures 2 3/4" in length. The lure was made of two separate plastic or lucite halves fashioned together with a color section between. You can [...]

By | 2016-09-10T09:25:08+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Rainbow Wiggler Lure

Jacks Tackle Pogo Spinner Lure

Jacks Tackle Pogo Spinner Lure This Jacks Tackle Pogo Spinner Lure was introduced in 1955. Jack's Tackle Manufacturing Company was located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Jack's made a small assortment of plastic and wooden lures in the mid 1950's. This Pogo Spinner is a Smaller version of the Pogo Stick Lure, that you can actually [...]

By | 2016-09-08T08:34:47+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Jacks Tackle Pogo Spinner Lure

Joe Bob Crippled Critter Crawfish Lure

Joe Bob Crippled Critter Crawfish Lure The Joe Bob Crippled Critter Crawfish Lure was introduced around 1947. This antique fishing lure was made by the Joe Bob Manufacturing Company, out of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The lure itself has been found in a few different variations. This unit is 4 1/8" in length and is a [...]

By | 2016-09-06T17:32:27+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Joe Bob Crippled Critter Crawfish Lure

Siren Minnow Antique Lure

Siren Minnow Antique Lure The Siren Minnow Antique Lure dates to around 1947. This lure was made by the Siren Life Action Lure Company out of Los Angeles, California. The Siren Minnow lure itself measure 2 1/4" inches in length and came in two different sizes. The lures were sold in tubes, kid of like [...]

By | 2016-08-25T08:00:04+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Siren Minnow Antique Lure

Kimmich Mouse Antique Lure

Kimmich Mouse Antique Lure The Kimmich Mouse Antique Lure was first introduced in 1929. This antique fishing lure invented by Harry Kimmich of Ellwood City, Pennsylvania. Harry (John) Kimmich was not a lure inventor full-time. He owned a tire shop downtown, the "Kimmich Tire Shop." We see this with a lot of miscellaneous lure makers, [...]

By | 2016-08-24T08:55:31+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Kimmich Mouse Antique Lure

Aqua Sport Storm Diving Doodle Bug Lure

Aqua Sport Storm Diving Doodle Bug Lure This Aqua Sport Storm Diving Doodle Bug Lure was a neat novelty of its time. As I had noted in the article about the Glop Lure Storm began with the two Brothers Gary and William in 1964. After 1968 brother Richard also joined the company. It wasn't until [...]

By | 2016-10-26T11:41:08+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Aqua Sport Storm Diving Doodle Bug Lure

Tropical Bait Stormy Petrel Lure

Tropical Bait Stormy Petrel Lure The Tropical Bait Stormy Petrel Lure has always been a favorite with collectors. Ned Danforth of Indianapolis, Indiana was the Owner and inventor of the Stormy Petrel. Ned began making his now famous fishing lures as early as 1935. The Stormy Petrel as it is referred to some as the [...]

By | 2016-08-20T16:54:55+00:00 August 20th, 2016|Antique Lures, Fly Fishing, Fly Rod Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Tropical Bait Stormy Petrel Lure

Nichols Jumbo Killer Lure

Nichols Jumbo Killer Lure The Nichols Jumbo Killer Lure was first introduced in the early 1940's. The Jumbo Killer, made by the Nichols Bait Company of Corpus Christi Texas, later to be known by PICO. This lure bears a striking resemblance to most of the top water type lures of the day, the Heddon Lucky [...]

By | 2016-08-19T01:56:19+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Nichols Jumbo Killer Lure

Hastings Frog Antique Lure

Hastings Frog Antique Lure The Hastings Frog Antique Lure was originally made by James T Hastings, of Chicago, Illinois. He patented his version of the fly eater, August 24th, 1895. However, this version of the antique frog lure was made by smiling Bill Jamison, also of Chicago, Illinois. Jamison acquired the rights to this patent somewhere [...]

By | 2016-08-18T13:05:10+00:00 August 18th, 2016|19th Century Fishing Lures, Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Hastings Frog Antique Lure

Keeling Musky Expert Minnow Lure

Keeling Musky Expert Minnow Lure The Keeling Musky Expert Minnow Lure is a nice big lure and is Circa 1915. This large wooden Keeling antique lure measure 5" in length. The Musky Expert minnow has 2 extra large type 2 double hooks on the sides and a single treble hook hanging from the rear screw [...]

By | 2016-08-12T13:19:55+00:00 August 12th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Keeling Musky Expert Minnow Lure

Smithwick Wood Chug Fishing Lure

Smithwick Wood Chug Fishing Lure The Smithwick Wood Chug Fishing Lure was first introduced around 1965. This wooden antique fishing lure was made by the Smithwick Bait Company, of Shreveport Louisiana. The antique lure was given a series C-2200. The lure is in a black and white shore color, color code #24. The ure is [...]

By | 2016-08-05T18:24:21+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Smithwick Wood Chug Fishing Lure

Detroit Minnow Tube Antique Lure

Detroit Minnow Tube Antique Lure The Detroit Minnow Tube Antique Lure is a classic staple to most advanced lure collections. Circa 1914 this antique fishing lure used the premises to save from having to replace minnows all day long. I've never quite understood the thinking with a glass fishing lure. As even the earliest of tackle boxes [...]

By | 2016-08-05T13:01:54+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Detroit Minnow Tube Antique Lure

Nifty Minnie Minnow Tube Lure Ads

Nifty Minnie Minnow Tube Lure Ads These Nifty Minnie Minnow Tube Lure Ads, come from both 1914, and 1915. These ads reveale the lures intended appeal. To try and keep the minnow alive longer. Combining both the qualities of a minnow tube and a 5 hook underwater minnow the Nifty Minne claimed to do both. I [...]

By | 2016-08-04T17:57:16+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Antique Lure and Reel Ads, Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Nifty Minnie Minnow Tube Lure Ads

Outing Pikey Getum Lure

Outing Pikey Getum Lure The Outing Pikey Getum Lure was another in the series of Get-Um lures produced in and around 1926. The lure was a hollowed metal lure just like the Bassy and Floater Get-um's. This lure measures 5/8" inches in length, and is painted to look like a Northern Pike. The antique lure has [...]

By | 2016-08-04T12:48:45+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Outing Pikey Getum Lure

PK Bright Eyes Lure

PK Bright Eyes Lure The PK Bright Eyes Lure is a lot easier of a mouthful than saying Pachner & Koller. This antique lure company got its start in 1933 in Chicago Illinois. The stories early beginnings are neat and filled with lore as the two traveled the country pulling a horse trailer selling hooks. [...]

By | 2016-08-03T13:02:18+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on PK Bright Eyes Lure

Martin Injured Minnow Lure

Martin Injured Minnow Lure The Martin Injured Minnow Lure in Circa late 1930's. Martin is a name synonymous with the Salmon Fishing tackle world. Thier standard plugs being great fish catchers for decades. This is a bit of a deviation for the company but this Injured Minnow lure was trying to capitalize on the successful [...]

By | 2016-08-01T12:58:53+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Martin Injured Minnow Lure

Jamison Struggling Mouse Lure

Jamison Struggling Mouse Lure The Jamison Struggling Mouse Lure was first introduced around 1917. This great little Jamison lure wooden antique fishing lure measures 2 1/4" in length. The cool little unit has both an upper and a lower line tie. The smallish lure features an upturned diving wing on each side of the lure [...]

By | 2016-07-30T13:13:05+00:00 July 30th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Jamison Struggling Mouse Lure

Pepper 20th Century Minnow Lure

Pepper 20th Century Minnow Lure The Pepper 20th Century Minnow Lure is really and neat minnow. Made by John Pepper of Rome New York. The early classic fishing lure is not given the credit its due this lure is its namesake and is the 20th Century, Circa 1900. This version is has the crude paint [...]

By | 2016-08-08T21:37:59+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Pepper 20th Century Minnow Lure

Fincheroo Antique Lure

Fincheroo Antique Lure The Fincheroo Antique Lure is Circa 1972. This lure has a distinguishing hole in the center front of the lure. The lure was made by Robfin of Scottsdale, Arizona. This plastic lure measure 3 1/2" inches in length has two treble hooks the center of which is held on by a surface [...]

By | 2016-07-26T01:25:45+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Fincheroo Antique Lure

Harkauf Jacob Mick Rotary Head Lure

Harkauf Jacob Mick Rotary Head Lure This Harkauf Jacob Mick Rotary Head Lure is a lure I thought I'd share due to some of the great input and responses I got from the Manhattan post. I had also received some great info from Terry Oxley, author and collector of Rotary Head Lures. Looking through Terry's [...]

By | 2016-10-26T11:41:10+00:00 July 11th, 2016|Antique Lures, Miscellaneous Lure Makers|Comments Off on Harkauf Jacob Mick Rotary Head Lure