Gillum, H.S. (Pinky) - 1951 Mancini Trophy Ephemera

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For sale here is a historically fascinating ephemera collection involving legendary bamboo rodmaker H.S. Gillum.

1) A photograph of Gillum's 34 lb. Margaree salmon taken with a Gray Ghost in 1951. This won him the Mancini Trophy for the largest salmon taken in Cape Breton waters that year.

2) Original newspaper clippings regarding same, noting the award, Mr. Gillum's ardent support of Cape Breton waters, and his donation of two of his handmade bamboo rods to the two individuals who signed up the most new members to the Cape Breton Fish and Game Association in 1953.

3) A typed letter from Mr. Mancini to Mr. Gillum in 1953.

Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind collection!


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