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by narcodog
Wed Dec 26, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Not material...
Replies: 10
Views: 848

Re: Not material...

Yup, I have a blue one. They auction them off at the Sow Bug every year.
by narcodog
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Molasses Cake
Replies: 24
Views: 1684

Re: Molasses Cake

Oh man.. scrapple.... where I grew up in NC it was called liver mush... My dad was from Eastern PA so I knew what scrapple was but I loved it then and love it now... If I could only get the real deal out here in OR... you can buy a frozen brick of the stuff at the grocer, but its just not the same ...
by narcodog
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Molasses Cake
Replies: 24
Views: 1684

Re: Molasses Cake

redietz wrote:
Sun Dec 23, 2018 11:42 pm
Yeah, I know Taylor pork roll has a limited distribution. It's even hard to find here in Maryland. I thought IHOP might have had a standardized menu throughout the country, though.
Boars Head distributes Taylor Pork Roll. I bought some in Montana.
by narcodog
Sat Dec 22, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Molasses Cake
Replies: 24
Views: 1684

Re: Molasses Cake

All this talk of Funeral pie and Shoo Fly pies, both wet and dry bottom is making me hungry! Actually, I was in Lancaster, PA just yesterday. Having enough PA German in my ancestry to be genetically hard wired to crave that stuff, but also knowing that the girlfriend is baking up a Holiday storm, I...
by narcodog
Sat Dec 22, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Molasses Cake
Replies: 24
Views: 1684

Re: Molasses Cake

Being of Pennsylvania-German descent, shoo fly pie is soul food to me. There are wet bottom and dry bottom versions, and the latter are a lot like the descriptions of treacle parkin that I've seen. Back, on subject, though, nice flies. Probably a piece of cake to fish. I'm right there with you wet ...
by narcodog
Fri Dec 14, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Tups Indispensable
Replies: 36
Views: 6158

Re: Tups Indispensable

ForumGhillie wrote:
Fri Dec 14, 2018 7:50 am
How did they go about blending materials back then? By hand?
Coffee mill.
by narcodog
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Pheasant Tails
Replies: 13
Views: 1194

Re: Pheasant Tails

I would steam those tails and bring them back into alignment.
by narcodog
Sat Dec 08, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Edmonds & Lee No. 13a
Replies: 9
Views: 688

Re: Edmonds & Lee No. 13a

ForumGillie wrote:
Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:14 pm
Really nice, Bill. That is the first time I have seen that tied by someone on a forum.

John
Side note: - Amazing, NarcoBob knows how to post on something else than on FB. :lol:
Unlike you I only speak when something is important. :twisted:
by narcodog
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Edmonds & Lee No. 13a
Replies: 9
Views: 688

Re: Edmonds & Lee No. 13a

Nice, Bill.
by narcodog
Tue Dec 04, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Stripped Peacock Quill Bodies
Replies: 44
Views: 4288

Re: Stripped Peacock Quill Bodies

Dana, your the first person that mentioned stripping the rachis. I have some that I stripped back in the '70's that I have had stored in a jar of glycerin. W.S. different subject, what do you use to thin Kelson's head cement and what is the liquid wax made of I know that odor but I just can't place...