Here's the first of a nine part documentary history of Izaak Walton, the patron saint of angling. You can view the other eight parts on the Fishing for History Fishing Video Archive.
12 Things I Would Buy If Only I Could Afford Them
This early, early rubber frog is unbelievable.
This is a superb Montague Varney fly rod.
This is a cool Tom Mann Eagle Claw spinning reel.
This Hardy brass Perfect is a wonderful find.
This #3 Milam & Son is in great shape.
A beautiful Shakespeare 5-Hooker is an outstanding lure.
This South Bend Musky lure is also an incredible bait.
Fred E. Thomas is my favorite all-time rodmaker. Here's why.
This Kent Floater in the box is superb.
ABU Cardinal 3s are superb reels.
You really don't see these Wright & McGill flapper crabs in the box very often.
A 1957 Salesman's Sample from Heddon would be a great centerpiece for any collector.
As always, have a great weekend and be nice to each other, and yourself.
-- Dr. Todd