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Creek Chub Catalogs

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CCBCo 1918-Type 3 Price List:
$350.00

One of several variations printed that year. Tape across the center fold and some pinholes at vertical center fold. A couple short border tears. (Cat. #19087)

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CCBCO 1919-T4 Price List.
$475.00

Upper left section of the cover has discoloration from Intro Box storage. Displays beautifully when open. A few pinholes at seams. Images & most paper is  bright & clean. All series featured from #100 through #600. (Cat. #19090)

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CCBCo T-2 Bi-Fold Price List:
$375.00
Very popular because it includes the new Pikie along with six other lures. Eight pages with a box stain on the last page. Some breaks are starting to come through at the seams. Archival tape has been used to strengthen these areas. Bright, white paper; strong red ink (usually faded). (Cat. #19171)
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Rare CCBCo 1922 Foldout Brochure:
$350.00
Entitled "Catch More Fish." Opens to eight pages. Has tape on seam breaks. Paper and ink colors are still bright. Company name is rubber stamped in an open area. Has eight different series including the #900 Baby Pikie. Seldom Seen. (Cat. #19172)
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Super Rare CCBCo 1924-1925 Brochure:
$650.00

No more than a few exist. Creek Chub was cranking out new lure designs so quickly in the 1920's,they were printing small brochures between the full-size catalogs to keep the public aware of the latest happenings. Expect a problem or two on this 90+ year old material or you may do without. All black & white, 4 pages. Some fraying and a piecemissing on the front page border. A CCBCo officer inked-in a price for the #2504 Baby Wigglefish. 10 lures are listed. (Cat. #19167)

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Rare CCBCo 1924 Brochure:
$600.00

"New Bait Casting Lures For 1924." Only four pages, but some great series are shown: Fintail Shiner, Feather Casting Minnow & the latest fly rod baits. 1 corner fold, cover smudges and a scuff on the Fly Rod Crawdad on the back page. The company was cookin' and needed to show clients the latest inventory between the big catalogs of the 1920s.  (Cat. #19173)

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CCBCo 1924 Circular:
$95.00

Very rare four page circular for the "New Bait Casting Lures For 1924." CCBCo was creating new designs so quickly they needed these interim printings between the big catalogs. This one had a large section cut from the 3rd and 4th pages. Fortunately, I have a complete example to copy this section, then place it perfectly over the missing section. Save a bundle and still have the research info. (Cat. #19094)

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CCBCo 1925 Full-Size Catalog:
$525.00

One of the company's most impressive catalogs ever. 47 pages of all the latest lures and angling equipment. Some wear to spine with a short strip of tape. These pre-1927 catalogs are seldom offered. (Cat. #19175)

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CCBCo 1926 Circular:
$650.00

Another rarity. Entitled "New Casting Bait Lures for 1926." 4 pages. Overall, excellent with a couple edge ticks and a corner fold mark. Simply super! You may see one or two of these in a lifetime of collecting.
(Cat. #19098)

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CCBCo 1929-T1 Catalog:
$375.00

Certainly, one of the toughest full-size catalogs of any year after 1926. No date on this one, but the Lucky Mouse is first offered here and 1929 was the first year for this bait. A new style cover with an angler holding a giant bass. A few rub spots on the cover. Strong spine. 48 pages filled with great lures and gear. (Cat. #19180)

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CCBCo 1931 Dated Full-Size Catalog:
$275.00

Forty-eight pages. Solid condition without any breaks in the spine or corner folds. Descriptions up to #3800 Beetle series in color plus fly rod lures & many other products. (Cat. #19105)

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Very Tough 1931 CCBCo Catalog
$425.00
Printed date at cover corner. Shows some soiling & 2 slight vertical creases left of angler. Strong spine. Hint of pencil notation on title page. All 48 interior pages are exc. Any of these pre-1936 catalogs are a devil to find. 
(Cat. #15406)
Printed date at cover corner. Shows some soiling & 2 slight vertical creases left of angler. Strong spine. Hint of pencil notation on title page. All 48 interior pages are exc. Any of these pre-1936 catalogs are a devil to find. 
(Cat. #15406)
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CCBCo 1931 Dated Catalog:
$150.00

Two paper pulls on front cover & three large ones on the back. The forty-eight interior pages are like new! You will love the content.
(Cat. #19181)

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CCBCo 1932 Dated Full-Size Catalog:
$225.00
Forty-eight pages chocked full of many series in color including the short-lived #3900 Sucker series. The spine is broken about 3/4 of its length, but all the contents are excellent. (Cat. #19107)
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CCBCo 1933/1932 Catalog:
$250.00

A leftover catalog from 1932 was reissued in 1933 rather than toss it out....especially during the Great Depression. 25% of the sticker is missing, but easily read. Strong cover and spine. Forty-Eight pages with some inked price changes from the factory.
(Cat. #19182)

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CCBCo 1935 Dated & NRA Marked Full-Size Catalog:
$300.00

"NRA" printed (not hand stamped) in the lower corner of the cover. A very crisp edition. Introduces the new Flip Flap. Forty-eight pages plus the cover. Fly rod lures and many other series and angling products are featured. (Cat. #19110)

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CCBCo 1935 Dated Catalog:
$300.00
Big dated "1935" and printed "NRA" symbol. A very solid issue. One brown scuff at bottom edge of cover. 48 pages. (Cat. #19184)
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CCBCo 1936-T1 Full-Size Catalog:
$220.00

Interesting type with an image of a lure never produced - the Fethi-Min. A possible law suit over a patent infringement caused the removal of the lure from from production. A second catalog in 1936 did not list this bait! 29 pages plus a new style cover for 1936. Slightest wear. (Cat. #19111)

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CCBCo 1937 Full Catalog
$295.00
Strong cover & spine, no creasing. 1937 label over previous printed date. Inked owner name & city inside cover. 2 page "...New Lures For 1937" tip-in & a smaller tip-in lists many new metal, casting & fly rod lures. 31 pages plus new additions for 1937. Extra Fine cond. 
(Cat. #15407)
Strong cover & spine, no creasing. 1937 label over previous printed date. Inked owner name & city inside cover. 2 page "...New Lures For 1937" tip-in & a smaller tip-in lists many new metal, casting & fly rod lures. 31 pages plus new additions for 1937. Extra Fine cond. 
(Cat. #15407)
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CCBCo 1937 Dated Full-Size Catalog:
$190.00

Break at bottom 1/4th of spine. Balance of cover and content very clean. 31 pages plus the cover. Several "New Lures for 1937" featured on the early pages. Another great study piece. (Cat. #19113)

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CCBCo 1938 Catalog:
$180.00

34 pages of angling equipment, with the usual great selection of lures. A nipped area at the top of the spine. An acceptable Depression Era specimen. (Cat. #19187)

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CCBCo 1939 Dated Full-Size Catalog:
$190.00

Front pages feature the "New Creek Chub Dinger(s)" including the rare Husky Dinger. 35 pages & the cover. Solid interior. Slightest wear to edges of cover. A fine example. (Cat. #19115)

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