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Old-School Baits: Antique Fishing Lures and Why They’re Collectible

Old-School Baits: Antique Fishing Lures and Why They’re Collectible

By Robbie Pavey    Best Imitation of a Catfish: The Bullhead, made by Paw Paw Bait Co. of Paw Paw, Michigan, dates to the 1930s. The bait was short-lived — probably due to the difficulty in shaping its elaborate body. The Bullhead baits even had carved lips and hand-painted whiskers.    Most Artistic Rendition of Frogskin: The wooden “Wotta Frog” was made […]

by · July 8, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Romance Is In the Air

Romance Is In the Air

By Sandy Dale   It is definitely too hot to work in the garden. Time to go inside where it’s cool, sip a lemonade and read a romance novel. Well, probably not a romance novel for me, but I did pick up a great decorating book at one of our thrift shops called Romantic Style. Every year about this time […]

by · July 1, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Bastille Day Celebration

Bastille Day Celebration

Celebrate Bastille Day in an old, Norman-style inn July 14! Cash bar, hors d’oeuvres, live music, silent auction. Proceeds help support Hotel de Paris Museum. Hotel de Paris 409 6th St. Georgetown, CO 80444 303-569-2311

by · July 1, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article
oh, perfect fish

oh, perfect fish

By Peggy DeStefano   oh, Ctenopharyngodon idella, our Erie’s gone no faith had it in man or beast the wet grave is irreversibly deceased save us from our other Eries while Lazarus lakes they be enter, white amure, steal into our streams the arteries and veins of our country need, bleed for a throbbing victory oh, perfect fish, multiply your […]

by · July 1, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article
See America First – Fish in the Rockies

See America First – Fish in the Rockies

By Carol Mobley    I enjoy fishing. I learned to fish from my dad, not that he was a great teacher but that he enjoyed fishing and thus the act of sitting with a pole at lakeside or next to a stream became a fond activity. There is nothing like the sound of a brook rambling over the rocks or the […]

by · July 1, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article