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Old 04-27-2010, 06:28 PM
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Anyone identify it for me. its made out of leather and brass.
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ID: Bass Bug made by Worden's of Seattle, WA.

Fly rod size lure that measures about 1-1/4 inches with top brown soft sponge-like material and belly; has the metal support system.
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Old 05-03-2010, 12:03 PM
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When was that made?
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Worden Spinner Bait Co., Washington
This Yakima, Washington, company is unrelated to the famous F.W. Worden of South Bend Bait Co. fame. Apparantly they made really small stuff.
The bass bug is from the 1930s. The Worden's Spinning Moth cork lure also has leather wings.
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Very nice, Jim.
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