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Tip-up Tank!!!

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I just got a scanner so you guys will be seeing some old cool photos - heres todays installment...

Found these in a box in the basement that was from when dad cleaned out his desk at retirement 3 years ago.

Date on the back said 12/29/1976. I was 11 months old and dad was 31...

This was about the time he stopped useing tip-up after getting into jigging and sitting in the middle of 5 tip-ups and catching alot more fish on pimples tipped with a minnow...

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Back then the limit was 10 fish and no size - the river was polluted with small eyes. Was common to catch 50 fish with none being over 15 inches. Fileting a 13 incher is fun, kinda like a narrow perch...

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Kinda scary with the open water but safe...

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What, no Browns jacket?

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DC . . . show us the one of of you at 11 months. I bet I know what you are holding!!!

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Aaron what are you crazy?? Tank, Big Johnny and Dark Cloud love the Steelers..

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Oh that's alright; I'll still let y'all in my boat.

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