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July issue of REEL NEWS
12 Jul 2016
This issue has highlights of the 2016 National Convention in Gatlinburg Tennessee at Buckberry Lodge. Read about “Cranking out Smith Reels”, “Pflueger Summit” and Richard Lodge’s Auction Report!
May Issue of the Reel News
6 May 2016
Reel News Editor, Richard Lodge, has done another outstanding job with all of the submittals that you, ORCA members, have contributed. Here’s what’s inside this issue! St. Croix’s Fishing Machine
March 2016 Reel News
11 Mar 2016
Here’s what’s in the March Reel News: Trade Reels of Herman Bumiller by Todd E.A. Larson Bronson Website Update by Mark Williams New Member Spotlight – George Di Giovanni, by