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MadisonBoats
03-06-2011, 09:26 AM
Nice - local article about fly tying and local history.

http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2011/mar/06/ties-to-ijams-history/

Walter Babb, a great area fly tier, is tying replicas of flies which were first tied by H. P. Ijams in the 1930s. An employee at Ijams found some old trout flies and the materials to make more a few months ago in a office move. Now Ijams is planning on selling the replica flies to raise money.
Ijams finds hidden old trout fly making materials (http://www.knoxnews.com/photos/galleries/2011/feb/06/ijams-finds-hidden-old-trout-fly-making-materials/)