Shur Strike Gar Minnow Lure
This Shur Strike Gar Minnow Lure was a series number 2900, or GM. Creek chub like the other antique lure makers branched out its normal lure line up and created a new company to sell a cheaper priced lure. This wooden torpedo shaped lure was called the Gar minnow. The Gar Minnow Lure can be found with tack or glass eyes. The examples below are shown with the tack eyes.
The first lure is painted in a Florida pattern which they called, Ghost. The lure featured unmarked front and rear props with a single forward line tie in front. The lure features three treble hooks secured by the typical cups to secure its prey. The lure and had a single belly weight to counteract the natural wood bouncy.