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Talk about Lure/Tackle ID's; Reminisce over bygone times and old fishing tackle
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Re: Old imagery

Post by John Milford » Tue Jan 12 2021 14:00

A 'G.I. Joe' with a big Lake Of The Woods 'Northern' 1951. (Nice Simonsen enamelled steel lure box in the background. :cool: ).

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"He's some sort of lure savant. Or just has an unhealthy addiction to old lures. We are not quite sure . . . . . "

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Re: Old imagery

Post by davelumb » Tue Jan 12 2021 14:06

John Milford wrote:
A 'G.I. Joe' with a big Lake Of The Woods 'Northern' 1951. (Nice Simonsen enamelled steel lure box in the background. :cool: ).


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Trust you to spot the lure box!

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Re: Old imagery

Post by John Milford » Tue Jan 12 2021 14:09

davelumb wrote:
John Milford wrote:
A 'G.I. Joe' with a big Lake Of The Woods 'Northern' 1951. (Nice Simonsen enamelled steel lure box in the background. :cool: ).


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Trust you to spot the lure box!
I'd love to have been able to take a peek inside it! :pipe:
"He's some sort of lure savant. Or just has an unhealthy addiction to old lures. We are not quite sure . . . . . "

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Re: Old imagery

Post by davelumb » Tue Jan 12 2021 14:25

John Milford wrote:
davelumb wrote:
John Milford wrote:
A 'G.I. Joe' with a big Lake Of The Woods 'Northern' 1951. (Nice Simonsen enamelled steel lure box in the background. :cool: ).


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Trust you to spot the lure box!
I'd love to have been able to take a peek inside it! :pipe:
A pity it was closed up.

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Re: Old imagery

Post by John Milford » Sat Jan 16 2021 19:22

An old 'Intrepid' reel ad from 1964.

Prices ranged from 19s 9d (98p) to £5 9s 3d (£5.45). Their mid-range reel, the 'Regent' cost £2 9s 7d (£2.48). The pre-decimal prices seemed a lot of money at the time! :laughs:

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Re: Old imagery

Post by colinb » Sun Jan 17 2021 13:55

I wonder what's in the bucket?
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Re: Old imagery

Post by John Milford » Yesterday 14:36

Norfolk legends Bill Giles and Reg Sandys after a cold day's piking on Heigham Sounds in 1966.

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