Years Produced: 1952 – 1963 (in wood) Length: 2 1/4” Weight: .2 oz.
General Notes: A miniature version of the best seller #1500 series “Crip” minnow. Has painted eyes, smaller dual spinners, two trebles. Plastic replaced wood in 1964. An Ultra Light plastic also first offered in 1960's. A SILVER color was introduced on this bait in 1957. These spinning lures were first offered in 1952 to accommodate the rapidly growing interest in spinning reels which better handled light weight baits than did the bait casting reels.
of Pictured Lure:
#9519 in Frog. Painted eyes, two tiny treble hooks & spinners, wooden body. “Injured Minnow“ gold imprinted on the side. A surface lure imitating a wounded bait fish.