A little girl catches a big fish. With her bare hands. You may now gently weep.
Things I Would Buy If I Could Only Afford Them
From the River Runs Through It Files: A whole collection of original Bunyan Bugs.
An Illingworth #3 is a great old threadline!
This is a nice Shakespeare Revolution.
A CCBC Baby Injured Minnow in luminous silver flash; not going to find one of these often!
This nice Heddon Dummy Double #1500 in frog finish is a nice find; the paper plate is extra, however.
A C.R. Klein hand made California big game reel is a real sweetheart.
A George Lawrence creel
doesn't come by very often.
Everyone loves a Hardy St. George, especially in Spitfire Finish.
This Heddon Big Hedd in Black Shore has reached stratospheric levels.
Rapala art? You betcha.
You don't get many chances to find a pre-1840 reel like this British Haywood.
A Superstrike Shrimp is a very popular Florida bait.
A Purple Bagley B3 is a really rare bait.
When's the last time you saw a Welsh fly rod?
Alcedo Microns are awesome, especially in the box.
Pflueger Atlapacs are one of my all-time favorite reels.
This Creek Chub Shur Strike is a super tough bait.
A Shakespeare Balsa Crab wiggler is a rare fly rod bait.
A Zebco 33 in the box is a great spincasting reel.
Creek Chub Fly Rod Dingbats are neat baits, in the box they are divine.
A Barracude King Cuda in the box is an awesome bait.
This South Bend Fin Dingo comes in a pretty scarce color reminiscent of the Ropher years.
As always, have a safe and happy weekend, and be good to each other, and yourself.
-- Dr. Todd