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Series: #5800 Husky Plunker 

Years Produced: 1939 – 1954     Length: 4 1/8”     Weight: 1.1 oz.

General Notes: An impressive glass eye bait based on a best selling design. #24 Redwing Blackbird & #25 White Scale are listed colors but are extremely rare. This series produced in thirteen colors which is unusual for most larger baits. Priced at $1.10 in 1942 catalog. Pictured but not available in 1946-1947 as the company was gearing up after WW II & wanted to concentrate on their best selling baits.

Description of Pictured Lure:
#5807 in Mullet. This color available on this lure 1948-1954. Mullet comes in many hues from a silvery color to a beautiful deep blue. This example has deep aqua on its back blending to a paler silver/blue on the sides. A surface bait aimed at the “lunker” market.