Classic Saltwater #13-- Bonbright Tarpon Fly [Archive] - Fly Fishing Forum

: Classic Saltwater #13-- Bonbright Tarpon Fly


striblue
10-03-2002, 10:57 PM
This fly was sold in the early 1920's at Abercrombie & Fitch and is considered as the earliest popular known Tarpon Fly... all these flies show the streamer influence.. Years later Stu Apte created a classic Tarpon Fly which will later be in this selection. Developed by Howard Bonbright and is considered as old as the Loving Bass fly.... the oldest two flies in the collection: