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Fred E. Bailey – maker of quality fishing flies and spinners.
Discover Maine Magazine, Penobscot-Piscataquis-Hancock counties (2015)
  • William B. Krohn
Abstract
Fred E. Bailey (1854-1940) was a full-time fly tier and fishing spinner maker from Dover-Foxcroft, Maine. This article discusses Bailey's life and fishing lure business. It also documents the four types of high-quality spinners he made and sold.
Keywords
  • Maine fishing lures,
  • fishing lure collecting,
  • Fred E. Bailey
Disciplines
Publication Date
March, 2015
Citation Information
William B. Krohn. "Fred E. Bailey – maker of quality fishing flies and spinners." Discover Maine Magazine, Penobscot-Piscataquis-Hancock counties Vol. 24 Iss. 3 (2015) p. 46 - 49
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/william_krohn/62/