Decoys and Decoy Carvers of Illinois by Parmalee & Loomis. This is THE Illinois River Decoy Carvers "bible" for reference books. This 506 page softcover book is a MUST for any Illinois River decoy collector. Other than a few pages which have come loose from the bind, but are still there, the book is in very good condition.
Baumgardner Blue Bill with wooden keel with leather rigging strap and hook. This Michigan decoy has a nice profile to it, hunting wear, glass eyes, and "GEB" brand on bottom. ...
George "Skippy" Barto Mallard Hen, Tiskilwa Illinois, Circa 1930. Original paint, early example of his work. Decoy has original Barto lead weight on the bottom. Rigging hook, and "WBS" brand...
PS Olt D2, in very good like new condition. Cutdown, modified by Kirk Mc Cullough, Arkansas. Band reads "MODIFIED BY KIRK MCCULLOUGH 1369"
The Fred Argobgast Story, A Fishing Lure Collector's Guide. This 224 page hard cover book is in like new condition. Book is signed and numbered #13 of 250, by author...