Limestone legends : papers and recollections of the Fly Fishers' Club of Harrisburg, 1947-1997

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Contents
Foreword / by Paul Schullery
The Fly Fishers' Club of Harrisburg / S.R. Slaymaker II
A postscript / Norm Shires
Reflections with Charlie Fox / Eugene P. Macri, Jr.
Vincent C. Marinaro : the father of modern dry-fly fishing / Joe Carricato
Commentary on the papers / Jim Gilford
Report of the activities of the Fly Fishers' Club of Harrisburg for the year 1947 and an outline of future projects / James B. Kell
The Pennsylvania boys / Sparse Grey Hackle (Alfred W. Miller)
Redistribution of the green drake / Charles K. Fox
Carrying capacity of limestone water and something about management / Charles K. Fox
Cedar Run / E.M. Craighead
Boiling Springs / E. Lloyd King
The monster of Big Spring / Don Martin
Rifle and shotgun dry-fly fishing / Charles K. Fox
Gold propellers / E. Lloyd King
The 15-foot leader / E. Lloyd King
Color tone and deep-water bass / E. Lloyd King
The unique Yellow Breeches Creek / Charles K. Fox
Gone west : Pearson letter to members of the Fly Fishers' Club of Harrisburg / Kenneth E. Pearson, Mahlon G. Robb
Big Spring and Letort feature problem trouting / Charles K. Fox
Light lures versus the heavyweights / Charles K. Fox
September trout fishing / Charles K. Fox
Super trout / Charles K. Fox
The pontoon hopper / Bill Bennett
The pickerel puzzle : is this native fish tops or a flash in the pan as a gamester? / Alex P. Sweigert
The Madsen / E. Lloyd King
The Tipulidae or crane flies of Pennsylvania and their importance as food for fish / E.M. Craighead
A frank report on Pennsylvania fishing / Vincent C. Marinaro
A study of the green drake (Ephemera guttalata Pictet (Ephemeroptera : Epheridae), on Penns Creek and Kettle Creek / Gregory A. Hoover
The trout stream hellgramite / Jim Gilford
A man-made spawning area / Charles K. Fox
Incidentals / Tom Satterthwaite
Observations on midges / Donald W. Holbrook
Nighttime is the right time (an old song) / Tom Miller
Confessions of an outdoor writer : or how I came to be an expert on streamer fishing / S.R. Slaymaker II
The Potomic River and a white fly / Robert W. Abraham, Sr.
The contrary artist and angler / Jim Gilford
A miscellaneous assortment of this and that / Alvin R. Grove, Jr.
Anything will do / Kenneth E. Buckwalter
Methuselah of the insect world : the periodical cicada, a terrestrial insect worth imitating / Gregory A. Hoover
Competitive fly fishing : pros and cons / Joe Humphreys
A fly fisherman's dream / Tom Satterthwaite
Wild trout in southwest Virginia and upper east Tennessee / Bruce Parker
The washtub trout / Jim Chestney
The corn soup capers / Jim Chestney
The sign of a good meal / James L. Frazier
The signs of a good meal : six patterns that may qualify / Ed Howey
Water quality management : the Bureau of Forestry way / Robert Laubach
Ephoron Leukon Lumiatis : the white fly that glows / Robert C. Rudisill, Jr.
We teach fly fishing at Penn State... and proud of it / George W. Harvey
Rambo / Daniel G. Meckley III
A man and a stream : appreciations / Wayne H. Borges, M.D.
Resistance to change / Ed Koch
Fly-fishing gurus, trout streams, and environmental stewardship / John J. Black.

Additional Information
Subjects Fly Fishers' Club of Harrisburg (Pa.)
Fly fishing -- Pennsylvania -- Anecdotes.
Fly fishing -- Anecdotes.
Publisher Mechanicsburg, PA :Stackpole Books,1997
Edition First edition, Limited edition.
Contributors Shires, Norm, compiler.
Gilford, Jim, compiler.
Fly Fishers' Club of Harrisburg (Pa.), issuing body.
Language English
Notes Limited edition of 530 copies.
Includes index.
Description xii, 356 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm in slipcase 25 cm
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