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by grousechaser
Sat Apr 11, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Elsie Darbee Long Tailed March Brown Nymph
Replies: 5
Views: 859

Re: Elsie Darbee Long Tailed March Brown Nymph

Any suggestions? Anyone at all?
by grousechaser
Wed Apr 08, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Elsie Darbee Long Tailed March Brown Nymph
Replies: 5
Views: 859

Re: Elsie Darbee Long Tailed March Brown Nymph

These were given to me by a friend who bought them directly from the Darbees.
by grousechaser
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Elsie Darbee Long Tailed March Brown Nymph
Replies: 5
Views: 859

Elsie Darbee Long Tailed March Brown Nymph

Could someone give me some suggestions? I have 4 Long tailed march Brown Nymphs tied by Elsie Darbee. I don't know how I can authenticate them in order to shadow box them as Elsie Darbee flies.
by grousechaser
Sun Jan 26, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: New regulations in region 3
Replies: 28
Views: 3755

Re: New regulations in region 3

I am going to hard copy a letter to Fred Henson. To me emails just don't have the same impact. Anyway I am going to voice my opposition from another angle... that during the spawning season, the trout are concentrated up and more prone to predator attacks such as birds of prey, Otters , Herons etc.,...
by grousechaser
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: RIP Nelson Bryant
Replies: 7
Views: 1367

Re: RIP Nelson Bryant

Nelson was a friend. I fished with him at the Vineyard and shared some meals at his table. Over 35 years we corresponded about fly fishing and grouse hunting. His knowledge and advice was rich. He was a combat Veteran who was shot through the chest by a German soldier and was able to go through reha...
by grousechaser
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Pool name on. Esopus
Replies: 5
Views: 682

Re: Pool name on. Esopus

Chimney Hole is down around the bend a bit.
by grousechaser
Sat Mar 02, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Huge lot of Bergman hooks going up on eBay
Replies: 5
Views: 587

Re: Huge lot of Bergman hooks going up on eBay

I have withdrawn all the hook sales from Ebay and will sell as a "lot" on this site, subject to the Moderator's approval.
by grousechaser
Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: First...
Replies: 24
Views: 1549

Re: First...

My first trout was caught on the Upper Clyde River, 1962 on a wet fly
by grousechaser
Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: The Unnaturals
Topic: Sage 389LL...finest dry fly rod ever?
Replies: 23
Views: 13660

Re: Sage 389LL...finest dry fly rod ever?

So here is my connection to the Sage 389 LL rod. In 1983 I bought the rod from Dave McNeese when his company was building the Sage Blanks. It was just a great medium action rod that I fell in love with. My friend Bucky Sterns loved it as well and I built a rod for him after obtaining a 389 blank. He...