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Series: #1800 Underwater Spinner Minnow

Years Produced: 1924 –1933     Length: Listed at 3 3/4”     Weight: Listed at .75 oz.

General Notes: The “5 hooker” is one of the most coveted CCBCO issues. Sold in #05 Red Side, #08, #09, #18. The body blank is shared w/ the Injured Minnow. The body profile changed as this lure evolved – some rounded, some flat sided. 5 double hooks were shown in the catalog on this bait. Has a belly weight & 2 spinners. Watch out for fake Injured Minnows w/ a weight & hooks added. Shur-Strikes also made in this series. An independent expert should be approached before purchasing this lure.

Description of Pictured Lure:
#1808 in Rainbow - The correct early Rainbow paint pattern for this bait. Produced from c. 1924-1933. A flat sided body, five double hooks and an internal belly weight. This EXACT lure pictured in Dr. Smith's book on Creek Chub baits.