The Lure of Collecting
- The Allure of Lures. Coykendall Jr., Ralf // Outdoor Life;Jun/Jul99, Vol. 203 Issue 5, p34
Discusses about lure collecting. Historical backgrounds of fish-shaped metal lures; Price range of collectible-quality lures; Overview of related literature.
- Antique fishing lures. Serdahely, Franz // Antiques & Collecting Magazine;Jun98, Vol. 103 Issue 4, p30
Focuses on the collection of antique fishing lures. Prices of antique lures; Description of the fishing lures; Lures introduced in 1880; Its features.
- Untitled. // Country Living;Jan2005, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p14
This article focuses on ice fishing decoys.
- Great Bait. Morton, Keith Scott // Country Living;Apr99, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p97
Presents some fishing lures. Reasons for their popularity; Price range.
- Rediscovering fish decoys. Proeller, Marie Luise // Antiques & Collecting Magazine;Jan1994, Vol. 98 Issue 11, p28
Reports on the renewed interest in fish decoy collecting. Uses and characteristics of fish decoys; Fish decoy carvers Oscar Peterson and Leroy Howell; Carving and decorative styles in Native American examples; Avoiding forgeries.
- Collecting antique fishing lures. Petrie, Chuck // Fishing World;Dec94, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p50
Focuses on the increased interest in collecting old fishing lures. Types of fishing lures collected; Appreciation of the value antique fishing lures; Development of the trend from the 1970s to the 1990s; Earliest lures produced in the United States; Proliferation of various kinds of fishing...
- Hook, line, and sinker. Johnson, Bruce E. // Country Living;Apr94, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p88
Discusses the collection of antique fishing lures and tackle. James Heddon's invention of a man-made bait in 1890; Growth of sport fishing; Popularity of wooden lures in the early 1900s; Book `Streater's Reference Catalog of Old Fishing Lures,' by Richard Streater; Affordability, abundance and...
- Hooked! // Boys' Quest;Aug/Sep97, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p30
Focuses on collecting wooden fishing lures. Different models of Bass-Oreno, a lure made by the South Bend Bait Company; How to take care of the fishing lures; Places where wooden fishing lures can be found.
- ICE SPEAR FISHING ON THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI. Deiss, Ron // Illinois Antiquity;Mar2006, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p3
Presents information on ice spear fishing. Basics of ice spear fishing; Materials used in ice spear fishing; Description of a fish decoy; Issues raised by critics of ice spear fishing in the Upper Mississippi River; Regulations against ice spear fishing.