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FF+GB - Fish Flash, Gold Reflector, Black Scale


COLOR NAME: Fish Flash, Gold Reflector, Black Scale OR Goldfish with Black OR Gold Reflector, Black Scale
COLOR CODES: FF+GB, GFB, GB, FFS+GB
LURE(S) PICTURED: Top to bottom: Saltwater River Runt Spook (FFS9400GB), River Runt Spook Floater (9400FF-GB), Super Sonic (9385GFB)
DESCRIPTION: River Runt Spook: Transparent body with gold scales on spine and belly, black face and tail,and a gold insert inside the body of the lure; First cataloged in 1954 as Goldfish with Black (GFB), changed to Fish Flash, Gold Reflector, Black Scale (FF+GB) in 1955, and Gold Reflector, Black Scale (GB) in 1956, the last cataloged date for this color. This was 1 of 4 different Fish Flash colors made during that time and it also came in a saltwater model which was identical to a floater but but does not have a diving lip and has a nose line tie inserted straight into the nose running parallel to the body (FFS9400GB).

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