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Identify CCBCo Lure Colors
1916-1960

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Illustrations of some of the many colors used by Creek eChub
Lure Colors in Alphabetical Order
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A listing of all catalog colors introduced 1916-1978 using the standardized 1925
"Classic Colors" system plus the "New Era" designs.
Creek Chub / Shur-Strike Rarities
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Some miscellaneous rarities from these two lines of baits from CCBCo
QuickDate CCBCo Original Series & Color Register
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All the catalog colors are listed for each of the Original Series and the years each color was cataloged for a particular series.
Original Series CCBCo
1961-1978....., The Late Years

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Showing the dates of production of wood & plastic lures from the 1961-1978/9 "Tack Eye" era.
Catalog Colors & The Lures in Which They Were Made
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An example: A color is listed, then followed by all the different Original Series that utilized this particular color.
Catalog Colors by Lure
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Wooden baits using the numbering system beginning in 1925.
Those Pesky CCBCo Metal Bait Colors
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Explaining the confusing differences between Yellow Scale & Green Scale in the metal baits.
Creek Chub's "Other" Lures
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The Early METAL baits from CCBCo.
Update on Creek Chub Fly Rod Lures
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A primer on the CCBCo Fly Rod lures FIRST offered before WWII
CCBCo "Specials" Images
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Pictures of Specials from many of the CCBCo Series.
Grading Your
CCBCo Lures & Lure Boxes

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An aid in grading your old lures & lure boxes.
Illustrations of the different grades of lures & cardboard lure boxes.
How To Start A Collection of Creek Chub Lures
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and Avoid Costly Mistakes
History of Creek Chub Bait Co.
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A quick study of the history of this old-time lure company.
Western Auto - CCBCo / Shur-Strike Lures & Color Codes
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Box codes used in-house by
Western Auto Stores.
1932-1947 Shur-Strike Lures & Color
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A numerical listing of all the catalog colors and the actual catalog colors for each of the Shur-Strike series.

1932-1947 Shur-Strike Cross Reference Color Chart
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This study lists:
The Shur-Strike in-house catalog #, name of the lure color, the number shown in Dr. Smith's book on CCBCo, and the common collector name for each color.
Creek Chub Direction Cards
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These cards were often inserted in CCBCo boxes with fishing directions and features of one or two different baits.
  Replacement Series
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Creek Chub Replacement Series & Colors
1954-1978/'79