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Smithwick 1970 Catalog

Smithwick 1970 Catalog

To be more precise the Jack K. Smithwick & Son catalog, all two pages from 1970.  2 pages showing all of the color patterns for the lures such ...

Outdoors May 1949

Outdoors May 1949

A cool magazine cover from 1949.  Was still 20 cents at the time.  How many lures can you name?

Rediscovering the Passion!

Many years ago I flipped a canoe in the Wisconsin River while fishing with my Dad. While we recovered most of our items I managed to lose my large tackle-box. This tackle box had been with me most of my life and had probably 75% of my fishing gear in it. I mourned that loss and the many lures I had in the box. The ones that caught trophy fish, the ones gifted to me at Christmas as a child. All were gone.