Auctioneer’s Note: Dan has been collecting antique fishing lures, vintage reels & rods and related items for more than 25 years. His knowledge and passion for collecting true “vintage” fishing items is seen in this collection. This is by far one of the most extensive collections with over 800 fishing lures, 230 Zebco reels, over 200 open reels(all collectable brands), more than 300 rods, many with reels and many in the original rod tubes. All lures are in good condition with many in boxes and reels are all in working condition. Dan served his country during the Vietnam War in the U.S. Army as a medic and retired from an engineering firm in Hannibal. Fishing Lures and reel/rod sets will be sold in catalog format. Please make plans to attend this one-of-a-kind special lifetime collection sale. Note: For additional information, contact Dan Busekrus with Thornhill Auction at 314-973-3675.
800+ FISHING LURES
To be sold in catalog form
Note: See our website for a full list and description of lures.
LOT MUSKIE LURES
2 VINTAGE POCKET FISHERMAN
REELS IN BOXES
REELS WITHOUT BOXES
RAPALA LARGE STORE DISPLAY LURES
2 MONTAGUE BAMBOO SALT WATER RODS – 7’7” W/REELS
4 VINTAGE GREAT LAKES WHIRLAWAY ROD & REEL SETS
TIN FISHING SIGNS
OLD FISHING BOBBERS – MANY WOOD-TYPE
SMALL FISHING ITEMS
VINTAGE RODS & REELS
150+ FIBERGLASS CASTING RODS – ALL MANUFACTURERS
EVINRUDE ELTO OUTBOARD MOTOR
VINTAGE MINNOW BUCKETS
11 TACKLE BOXES & CONTENTS – TO BE SOLD COMPLETE
NUMEROUS METAL FISHING RODS
LURE DISPLAY CASES
NUMEROUS REEL PARTS
OWNER: DAN & JUDY LOCKE
Lunch will be served.
All buyers will be photographed.
Terms: Cash or Good Check with Current Photo ID.
Out of State Photo IDs and Out of State Checks must be accompanied with a Bank Letter of Credit, call for details.
We do not accept Cashier Checks.
Items sold with no warranty.
They stand sold AS IS.
Owner & Auction personnel not responsible for accidents day of sale!
Announcements made day of sale take precedence over any advertisement!