High Praise for Reading Issue

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You selected some fine writing for this year's Traver Award winner and runners-up [November/December]. After reading them, I can see that my entry has some growing to do. Thanks for the surprise issue. It arrived yesterday and was devoured last night. I'm glad to see that the well was filled again. I

Letters

Generation Gap Our 'Generation Gap' essays in June provoked discussion concerning whether an angler could or should be judged by his age, his equipment, clothes--or lack thereof-- or choice of beverage. To add your comments, visit flyrodreel.com . Regarding the "Does Fly-Fishing Have a Generation Gap?"

Perverting Our Pleasures For Cash

  • By: Jim Fergus

Topics: The perversion of fishing pleasures into cassh Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Cabela's, Orvis, Athalon Products"

"Trout Fishing, English Style"

  • By: Bob Scammel

Topics: "Anecdotes, Miscellan, british fishing" Fish: Trout Location(s): UK

Angling New Jersey Style

  • By: Arthur Scheck

Topics: "Fishing destinations, travel, letters" Fish: Trout Location(s): New Jersey State Sector: NW Water(s): Rockaway R

On Naming Names

  • By: Ric Smith

Topics: "Literature, the damaging effect of naming rivers" Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Gary Nesse's OUtdoor World, Abgler's Covey, Orvis, Terminal Tactics, Scientific Anglers/3M, Sage Rod Company"

On Fly Fishing Competitions

  • By: C. Keith Elliott

Topics: On Fly-Fishing Competitions

Tony Skilton: 1947 - 1986

  • By: Tom Rosenbauer

Topics: "Personality, Tony Skilton, Art Flick memorial"

Imported flies

Topics: Imported vs. Domestic flies