One really nice 'gill, at least by my standards, fell prey to Dad's 61-year-old tackle. He was released unharmed after the modeling session.
Shakespeare Wonderrod code FKL -- A build code for November, 1951.
Fishing with Dad's old flyrod brought back the memory that we never caught any big fish when we were together:)
Dad's old 1951 Wonderrod hauled in a nice bluegill on the 20th anniversary of his death.
A calendar from the last year we fished together as a family is still stuck to the inside of Dad's tackle box lid. And that cool spring-loaded hook holder still organizes his hooks.
Dad takes his 1952 Chris-Craft for a solo spin on Little Long Lake in Harrison during what would be his last cruise in 1992.