Big Game 1896–1978
The “good old times”, great moments of the pioneers – we have always to think about the fact that the Big Gamer hadn´t (useful) mono-lines or fiber-glass-rods until the end of the 50′s. They fished hickory-, bamboo or steel rods -,; the lines were twisted natural fibers (cotton, silk …)
The initial members of the Tuna club of Avalon 1896. S. Kip Farrington mit 765 lb Blauflossenthun, 9-thread/100 lb Leine, North Carolina, August 1936.