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South Bend Fishing Lures For Sale

 

What's New
 6/16 - added 11 lots
4/5 - added 4 lots
1/7 - added 1 lot
11/3 - added 4 lots

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Item # Description Price
so05 South Bend Surf Oreno - old style with glass eyes Sold
so35   South Bend Panatella Minnow #913 - 1920's lure is in very good plus condition in tough GREEN SCALE color. Paint is still on the belly weight and metal plate at tail. Both props are marked. It does have heavy age lines and both glass eyes have faint cracks in them. Lure is 4 inches long.  Sold
so39 South Bend Underwater Minnow - lure has glass eyes. one has a small crack. The props are marked 'SOUTH BEND'. Paint is still 90% on the belly weight. Lure does have some age lines.  $95.00
so40 South Bend Surf-Oreno  - lure is in EXCELLENT condition. Both glass eyes are perfect. Comes in the correctly marked '963 RH' box which is nice and crisp. Also comes with a hard to find early box paper insert.  Sold
so41 South Bend Minnow #904 -  early minnow in the pretty RAINBOW color pattern. Both glass eyes are perfect. Paint is still on the belly weight. Couple of age lines and a small rub on the top of the lure. Lure is still in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Props are unmarked. $150.00
so42 South Bend Minnow - nice early surface minnow with glass eyes. Both eyes are perfect. Paint is partially off the belly weight. Prop is unmarked. Lure is in EXCELLENT condition.   $100.00
so47   South Bend Minnow #903 - nice 3 hook minnow in pretty perch color. The lure has painted tack eyes, marked props and the paint is still on the belly weight. It does have some age lines but still in EXCELLENT condition. It comes with the correctly marked box that is solid but does have some pencil writting on the top and ends. Nice combination for ones collection. Sold
so48  
South Bend Minnow #901 - nice circa 1920 3 hook minnow in pretty green crackle back color with a blush chin. Lure has marked props and glass eyes. One eye has a very tiny crack in it. Paint is still on the belly weight. Overall condition is EXCELLENT. Sold
so55  
South Bend Underwater Minnow #904 -  nice circ 1920's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are perfect. Has 2 marked props and the paint is still on the belly weight. Nice color of white body with black stripes and red and black spots. .Lure is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition.     $135.00
so58  
South Bend Panatella Minnow #913 - here is a very nice side hook  version of the wooden minnow made in the 1930's. in the scale finish with blended red sides and brown back. It still has paint on the tail cap and belly weight. One of the glass eyes has a small crack and the props are marked 'South Bend'. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition.  Sold
so59  
South Bend Panatella Minnow #913 - here is a nice early side hook version, without the metal tail cap, of the wooden minnow made in the 1920's. in the green crackle back  finish. It still has paint on the belly weight. Both glass eyes are perfect and the props are marked 'South Bend'. The lure has some paint chips and age lines as seen in the pictures. The lure is in good condition.    Sold
so60  
South Bend Panatella Minnow #913 - here is a very nice early side hook  version of the wooden minnow made in the 1930's. It is in the green scale finish. It still has paint on the tail cap and belly weight. Both glass eyes are perfect and the props are marked 'South Bend'. There is some varnish loss and age lines. The lure is in VERY GOOD condition.  $110.00
so61  
South Bend Panatella Minnow #913 - here is a very nice BELLY HOOK version of the wooden minnow made in the 1930's. in the red/white finish. It still has paint on the tail cap and belly weight. Both glass eyes are perfect and the props are marked 'South Bend'. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition. Sold
so62  
South Bend Panatella Minnow #913 - here is a very nice BELLY HOOK version of the wooden minnow made in the 1930's. in the rainbow finish. It still has paint on the tail cap and belly weight. Does have some light age lines. Both glass eyes are perfect and the props are marked 'South Bend'. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition. Sold
so63  
South Bend Underwater Minnow #903 - very nice wooden lure with glass eyes, circ 1930's.  Props are marked and blush chin. Nice perch color pattern. One eye has a very small crack. Paint is still on the belly weight. Lure is in EXCELLENT condition.   Sold
so122  
South Bend/Gladding Spin-Oreno #967-SP - very nice cardboard box that is in EXCELLENT condition. Marked Spin-Oreno $967-SP  $10.00
so154  
 
South Bend Baby Pike-Oreno - nice early 1930's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is 3 1/2 inches long and in EXCELLENT condition. $15.00
so168  
 
South Bend Optic - nice circ 1960's lure made of plastic with beaded eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition. $12.00
so169  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 - very nice 1930's wooden lure with glass eyes. The one eye is scratched. The lure is in a pretty rainbow color pattern and in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Comes in the correctly marked box. Sold
so170  
 
South Bend Fish-Oreno #953 RH - very nice 1930's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition. Sold
so171  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 RH - nice circ 1930's lure with painted tack eyes. Lure is in VERY GOOD condition. Has a little touch-up on the lip. $15.00
so175  
 
South Bend Surf-Oreno #963 - very nice 1930's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Nice scale pattern and in EXCELLENT condition. Prop in unmarked. Sold
so178  
 
South Bend Optic - nice 1960's plastic lure with raised eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition. wooden lure with painted tack eyes. $12.00
so184  
 
South Bend Strike-Oreno - nice circ 1930's wooden lure with feathers and painted eyes. Front prop is marked 'South Bend' Lure is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition. $32.00
so185  
 
South Bend Strike-Oreno - nice circ 1930's wooden lure with feathers and painted eyes. Front prop is marked 'South Bend' Lure is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition. $32.00
so186  
 
South Bend Super Snooper - nice circ 1950's wooden lure with glass eyes. Lure is in EXCELLENT condition. Sold
so187  
 
South Bend Wiz-Oreno - nice circ 1920's wooden lure with glass eyes. It does have wear in the front and some paint loss on the belly. Lure is in GOOD condition. Tough lure to find.  $39.00
so191  
 
South Bend Fish-Oreno - nice circ 1920's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure does have some paint loss as seen in the pictures. Still a nice older lure in VERY GOOD condition. Sold
so192  
 
South Bend Underwater Minnow - nice circ 1920's 3" wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure does have some paint loss as seen in the pictures. Still a nice older lure in VERY GOOD PLUS condition. $85.00
so193  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 - nice circ 1930's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. $30.00
so194  
 
South Bend Optic - nice circ 1960's plastic lure that is in EXCELLENT condition. Sold
so195  
 
South Bend Fish-Oreno - very nice circ 1920's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. It is in Copper Scale finish. Sold
so196  
 
South Bend Fish-Oreno - very nice circ 1920's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. It is in Perch finish. Sold
so200  
 
South Bend Dive Oreno #952 RW - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. Lure is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the correctly marked box. $29.00
so207  
 
South Bend Bass Oreno #973 LUM  - very nice early circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Does have an age crack on the belly. Comes in the correctly marked box. $49.00
so208  
 
South Bend Pike-Oreno - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT  condition. $19.00
so209  
 
South Bend Better Bass-Oreno #73 YP - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is NEW IN THE BOX. Sold
so210  
 
South Bend Tease-Oreno #968 YP - nice circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition.  Does have a small chip by the one eye as seen in the pictures. Sold
so211  
 
South Bend Min-Oreno #926 RY - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is NEW IN THE BOX. Lure is still in original wrapping. Sold
so212  
 
South Bend Underwater Minnow - very nice circ 1919 5 hook wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in the pretty Brown Crackleback color. HPGM and paint is still on the belly weight. Lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Sold
so213  
 
South Bend Underwater Minnow - very nice circ 1920's 5 hook wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in the pretty Sienna Crackleback color. HPGM and paint is still on the belly weight. Lure is in EXCELLENT  condition. $360.00
so214  
 
South Bend Underwater Midget Minnow #901 - very nice circ 1920's 3 hook wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in the pretty Nice red color. Blush chin and paint is still on the belly weight. Lure is in EXCELLENT  condition. Sold
so215  
 
South Bend Better Bass-Oreno #73RH - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with raised painted eyes. The lure is NEW IN THE BOX and the box is correctly marked. Sold
so216  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973YP - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with raised painted eyes. The lure is NEW IN THE BOX and the box is correctly marked. Sold
so217  
 
South Bend Surf-Oreno #963RH - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. Paint is off one of the eyes but still in overall EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Comes in the correctly marked box. Sold
so218  
 
South Bend Surf-Oreno #963YP - very nice circ 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. Nick on one side but still in overall EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Comes in the correctly marked box. Sold
so219  
 
South Bend Deluxe Surf-Oreno #963 -  nice circ 1930's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Sold
so220  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 - nice early 1920's no eye version of the Bass-Oreno. The lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition and comes in the early box that is marked #973 RSF. I don't know if this is the correct box for this lure. Box is in good condition with some wear. $35.00
so221  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 LUM - very nice 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. It is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the correctly marked box. Box is in very good condition. $39.00
so222  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 - nice 1930's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. It is not marked Bass-Oreno but I think this is a South Bend lure. I $15.00
so223  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #972 RH - nice 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. It comes in the correctly marked box. $19.00
so224  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #952 S - nice 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT  condition. It comes in the correctly marked box $22.00
so225  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 RW -  nice 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT  condition. It comes in the correctly marked box $19.00
so226  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 RW -  nice 1940's wooden lure with painted tack eyes. Both eyes are fine. Lure is in EXCELLENT  condition. It comes in the correctly marked box $19.00
so227  
 
South Bend Surf-Oreno #963LUM  - nice circ 1930's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. This is in the Nite-Luming color and comes in the correctly marked box. The lure is in VERY GOOD condition with some paint and varnish loss as seen in the pictures. Sold
so228  
 
South Bend Fish-Oreno #953 S - exceptionally nice circ 1920's wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. This lure in MINT IN THE BOX. It does have a small chip at tail. Comes in the early box with a hang tag. A beautiful color and complete package for one's collection. Sold
so229  
 
South Bend Fish-Obite #1991 RW -  very nice circ 1930's Tenite lure that is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the correctly marked box. $24.00
so230  
 
South Bend Bass-Oreno Collector's Series - limited edition lure made by B.A.S.S. in 1999. The lure is MINT IN THE BOX. $25.00
so231  
 
South Bend Surf-Oreno #963 RW   - very nice newer wooden lure with painted eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the correctly marked box. $29.00
so232  
NEW
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973   - very nice  wooden lure with raised painted tack eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition and is in the tough black and white color pattern. $29.00
so233  
NEW
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973   - very nice  wooden lure with raised painted tack eyes. The lure is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition and is in the Firelacquer finish. $22.00
so234  
NEW
South Bend Surf-Oreno #963   - very nice newer wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition and is in the frog color pattern. $29.00
so235  
NEW
South Bend Fish-Oreno #953 RH   - very nice earlier wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine.The lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS  condition and comes in the correctly marked early box. $45.00
so236  
NEW
South Bend Bass-Oreno #G973 FO  - very nice newer wooden lure with indented painted eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition and comes in the correctly marked box. $29.00
so237  
NEW
South Bend Pike-Oreno #2956 S   - very nice newer wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition and comes in the correctly marked box along with some paperwork. Sold
so238  
NEW
South Bend Surf-Oreno #962 RW   - very nice newer wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the correctly marked box. $39.00
so239  
NEW
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 YP   - very nice newer wooden lure with painted tack eyes. The lure is in VERY GOOD PLUS condition and comes in the correctly marked box. $29.00
so240  
NEW
South Bend Dive-Oreno #952 RW   - very nice newer wooden lure with painted eyes. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition. $15.00
so241  
NEW
South Bend Babe-Oreno #972 P   - very nice earlier wooden lure with glass eyes. Both eyes are fine. The lure is in EXCELLENT condition and comes in the correctly marked box. Sold
so242  
NEW
South Bend Bass-Oreno #973 RH   - very nice early no eye version of the Bass-Oreno. This wooden lure is in EXCELLENT MINUS condition. Comes in the correctly marked early box along with some paperwork. Sold

I am looking to buy lures by the following makers. Prefer lures in excellent condition and if possible with the original box.
Abbey & Imbrie, Action Frog, Actual Lure, Airex Corp, Albyler Basgeter, Alcoe Lure Co, Frankin Alger, Allcock, Anderson Minnow, Apex Bait Co, Arnold Mouse, Artistic Minnow, J.J. Gill, Bomber,  Tony Accetta, Gee Wiz Bait Co, Fred Arbogast, Arnold Tackle, Babbitt Automatic Weedless, Detroit Bait co, Taylor Bass Charmer, National Bait Co, Bidwell Bait, Biek Manufacturing, Biff Bait Co, Bingo Bait Co, Bite-em-bate Co, Bleeding Bait, Bomber Bait Co, Brighte-eye-lure, Brooks Baits, Paul Bunyan Bait, Carterís Bestever Bait Co, Catís Paw, Charmer Minnow Co, Wallsten Tackle Co, Clark Co, Clewell Mfg, Coldwater Bait Co, Comstock Chunk, Cra-Bug Bait Co, Creek Chub Bait Co, Ed Cummings, Darby, Decker, Detroit Glass Minnow, Dickens Bait Co, Jim Donaly Baits, Eger Bait Co, Evans Weed Queen, Shaffer Expert Minnow, Woods Expert Minnow, Clark Expert Minnow, Keeling lures, Falls City Bait Co, Fetch-it Co, Fish Dinner Frog, Florida Shinner, Pemberton & Sons, Florida Fishing Tackle, Al Foss, Garland Baits, Stan Gibbs, Goble Bait, Go-Getter, Good Luck Lures, Haas Tackle, Halik CO, Jacob Hansen, Harkauf Minnow, Harris Frog, Hastings Sporting Goods, Heddon, Hinckley, Hinkle Lizard, Homarth Tackle Co, Isle Royale Baits, Jacobís Hoss Fly, Jamison Co, Johnson Automatic Striker, Jumpin Joe, Jersy Expert, K & K Manufacturing, Keller Weedless, Kent Frog, King Wiggler, Kimmich Mouse, Kinneyís Bird, Kingfisher, Laneís Wagtail Wobbler, Leaping Lena, Leeperís Bass Bait, Lehmanís White Wonder Bait, Lockhart, Wagtail Minnow Mfg Co, Long Island Manufacturing, Meyer Company, Manitou Minnow, Medleyís Wiggly Crawfish, Millerís Reversible Minnow, Wm Mills Tackle Co, Millsite Tackle, Moonlight Bait Co, Roberts Bait Co, Fred Nichols Lures, Nixon Underwater, Outingís Lure Co, Paw Paw Co, Joe Pepper, Pflueger, Pontiac Minnow, Rush Lures, Shakespeare, Silver Creek Novelty Works, Smithwick Lures, Sout Bend Lures, Strike-Master Lures, Tooley Tackle, Turbulent Fishing Lures, Welch & Graves, Wellers Classic Minnow, Wright & McGill

To Order:
Please confirm availability of item(s) and shipping costs either by phone or email before sending payment. I will accept a money order, bank check or personal check. If payment is made by personal check please allow 7-10 days for shipment otherwise shipment will be next day. I am NOT setup to accept credit cards directly. However, I do accept payment through PayPal but prefer a check or money order because of the PayPal fees. My PayPal account ID is mageg@msn.com. My phone # is 215-956-0993 and my email address is  mageg@msn.com.  I normally use the USPS Priority Shipping.  Shipping costs will depend on weight and the destination zip code. Some of the longer 1 piece rods may have an 'oversized' shipping charge.

I will be closed for business from 9/1 thru 9/22. During that time I may not be able to respond to emails or phone calls.

Contact Information:
Earl Grant
538 Fisher Lane
Warminster, Pa 18974
email - mageg@msn.com 
(215)   956-0993

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