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by Bud
Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:59 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Guild Meeting
Replies: 8
Views: 811

Re: Guild Meeting

According to the thank-you note for the last batch of flies that I ran in the last Gazette , the flies were used for the "second annual Casting For Recovery Upstate New York Retreat on the Douglaston Salmon Run in Pulaski, NY, in August," where they were catching bass. I dunno if that's what's inten...
by Bud
Thu Jan 05, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Guild Meeting
Replies: 8
Views: 811

Re: Guild Meeting

The January 2017 meeting of the Catskill Fly Tyers Guild will be held on January 21 at 1:00 P.M. in the Wulff Gallery at the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum, 1031 Old Route 17, Livingston Manor, NY. We will be tying flies to donate to Casting for Recovery. Bring your vise, tools, and material...
by Bud
Thu Dec 22, 2016 6:25 pm
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Darbee hackle
Replies: 17
Views: 2300

Re: Darbee hackle

>>I have had the great fortune to be taught & mentored by one of Harrys contemporaries(who is still alive).<<

Wow. That'ts really interesting. I'm sure others are as curious as I am: Who would that be?

--Bud
by Bud
Mon Oct 10, 2016 8:03 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Put a smile on a childs face
Replies: 3
Views: 453

Re: Put a smile on a childs face

Tim--

It's called It's All About Fly Fishing, by Nicole Seymour (now Nicole March--she just got married). It's really well done, with things to engage kids besides coloring inside (or outside) the lines. And the cutest cartoon bugs you ever saw.

Bud
by Bud
Sun Mar 27, 2016 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: The Opener is coming up!
Replies: 10
Views: 1463

Re: The Opener is coming up!

Rick-- Yet another affliction of geezerhood. I've had one in each eye, and it is indeed a trial--not just the treatment, either, which can be pretty freaky to contemplate, let alone experience, but the especially the recovery period. They do heal, though, and life eventually returns to normal. Hang ...
by Bud
Wed Feb 24, 2016 7:54 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: SGM Fest
Replies: 6
Views: 901

Re: SGM Fest

Yup--I'll be there. This year, I plan to tell people I'm you. :lol:

--Bud
by Bud
Wed Dec 16, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Happy Birthday, Brown Bear . . .
Replies: 3
Views: 731

Happy Birthday, Brown Bear . . .

. . . you geezer, you.

I hope your hibernation in Sudden California is going well.

--Bud
by Bud
Wed Nov 04, 2015 9:01 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: spinning reel made for flyline
Replies: 7
Views: 1543

Re: spinning reel made for flyline

There's a guy who fishes the surf in Monterey Bay, in California, who devised a similar setup. Sometimes stripers in the surf are over 100 feet away, and conventional-tackle guys can cast that far. So can he, with a Spey rod and shooting-head/running line rig, but managing 100 feet of thin mono runn...
by Bud
Tue Oct 20, 2015 8:15 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: arts of angler danbury
Replies: 3
Views: 778

Re: arts of angler danbury

Me, for one.

You gonna dress up as Theodore Gordon's fishing buddy for Halloween?

--Bud
by Bud
Sun Aug 16, 2015 3:19 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: today and tomorrow in roscoe
Replies: 4
Views: 996

Re: today and tomorrow in roscoe

The stogie is a nice touch.
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