DeLuxe Model # 1000 Fly Rod (Rod of Rods) 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#1000 Deluxe Rod of Rods 
Fly Rod
8 1/2' Straight Cigar 3/2 5 1/4 oz. Heddon De Luxe Rod of Rods #1000 8 1/2' - 2 F - HDH or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1949 - 1953 Excellent Thiis rod is truley the Rod of Rods.  Exquisite in every way.  The particular rod has been professionaly restored by Michael Sinclair and is a beautiful as the day it left the factory.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Joel Hughes

DeLuxe Model # 65 Fly Rod (Hand-checkered Circassian Walnut Grip) 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#65 Deluxe Fly Rod 8 1/2' Hand Checked Walnut Half Wells 3/2 5 1/4 oz. + 1/2 oz. due to walnut grip. Heddon #65 Deluxe
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1932 Very Good 1st and only year a model #65 Deluxe was made, all years subsequent this rod was called a #60 Deluxe.  This rod was the highest grade rod built by Heddon until the introduction of the #1000 in 1939, it also has the Pyralin ferule reinforcements only seen on this rod from 1932 to 1935. (Material.. Split Bamboo) Ed Schuck

DeLuxe Model # 50 "The President" Fly Rod 
 
Deluxe 50 President - 1930
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#50 Deluxe President Fly Rod 8' Coke Bottle 3/2 5 1/8 oz. - 1/2 oz. due to plain wood reel seat. Heddon 50
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1930 Excellent Restored A very rare rod, the first year an 8' #50  was built, before 1930 all previous #50s where 8 1/2' and longer.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

Heddon 50 1942
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#50 Deluxe President Fly Rod 8 1/2' Straight Cigar 3/2 5 1/4 oz. Heddon Deluxe President #50-8 1/2'-2f-HDH or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1949 - 1953 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Antique Rod and Reel Library

DeLuxe Model # 35 Peerless Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#35 Deluxe Peerless Fly Rod 9' Reverse Half Wells 3/2 5 1/4 oz. Heddon Deluxe #35
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1932 - 1933 Excellent This rod has chromed hardware (ending approx 1932) and up locking reel seat (beginning approx 1933), it also has the Pyralin ferule reinforcements only seen on this rod from 1933 to 1935.  These attributes date this rod transitionally between 1932 - 1933.  This rod would have originally come with two tips but to have survived 80+ years with its second tip still full length and intact, I would say this rod is doing fine.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#35 Deluxe Peerless Fly Rod 8 1/2' Reverse Half Wells 3/2 5 1/4 oz. Heddon Deluxe Peerless #35 - 8 1/2' - 2F - HDH or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1949 - 1955+ Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Ed Schuck

# 20 "Bill Stanley's Favorite" Fly Rod 
 
Heddon 20wul
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#20 Bill Stanley's Favorite, Fly Rod 9 1/2' Half Wells 3/2

2 1/2 F - 5 7/8 oz., 3 F - 6 1/2 oz.

Heddon #20
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1934 - 1935 Refinished This Rod appears to be refinished with wraps not quite correct and Markings have been re inked on the shaft.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Antique Rod and Reel Library

Heddon 20ul
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#20 Bill Stanley's Favorite, Fly Rod 8 1/2' Half Wells 3/2 4-1/2 oz.  
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1936 -1938 Refinished This rod had lost its markings in refinish.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

# 20 "Bill Stanley's Favorite" Fly Rod "Featherweight" 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#20 Bill Stanley's Favorite, Fly Rod 8' Half Wells 2/2 4.44 oz. Heddon #20 - 8' - 0 - F - HDH or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1939 -1949 Excellent This rod must have been sent back to the Factory to be rewraped in the mid 50s as a rod with these markings would have had gold tipping.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Ed Schuck

Heddon 20dl
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#20 Bill Stanley's Favorite, Fly Rod 8 1/2' Half Wells 3/2 4-1/2 oz. Heddon Bill Stanley's Favorite #20 8 1/2'-2f-HDH or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1949 - 1954 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Antique Rod and Reel Library

# 17 "Black Beauty" Fly Rod 
 
17UL
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#17 Black Beauty Fly Rod 9' Half Wells 3/2 5-1/2 oz. Heddon #17
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1936 - 1938 Excellent Notice Brown Tenite Reel Seat (original to this rod) is usually seen in Black but not exclusively.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

# 17 "Black Beauty" Fly Rod "Featherweight" 
 
17DL
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#17 Black Beauty Fly Rod 7' Cigar 2/2 3 oz. Heddon #17 - 7' - 0 1/2 f - HEH or F
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1939 - 1948 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#17 Black Beauty Fly Rod 9' Half Wells 3/2 5-1/2oz. Heddon Black Beauty #17 - 9' - 2 1/2 f - HCH or D
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1953 - 1955 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Richard Alexander

# 14 "Thorobred" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#14 Thorobred Fly Rod 9' 6" Half Wells 3/2 5-7/8 - 6-1/2 oz. Heddon # 14
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1930 - 1932 Very Good This rod has been rewrapped at sometime and has lost its black tipping.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Antique Rod and Reel Library

Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#14 Thorobred Fly Rod 9' Half Wells 3/2 5-3/4 Oz. Heddon #14 - 9' - 2 1/2 f - HCH or D
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1939 - 1941 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Antique Rod and Reel Library

# 14 "Thorobred" Fly Rod "Featherweight" 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
# 14 Thorobred Fly Rod 7' Cigar 2/1 3 oz. Heddon #14 - 7' - 0 1/2 f - HEH or F
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1939 - 1941 Very Good Butt section down (Material.. Split Bamboo) Richard Alexander

# 14 "Thorobred" Fly Rod "Featherweight" 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#14 Thorobred Fly Rod 7' 6" Cigar 2/2 3-1/2 oz. Heddon Featherweight Thorobred #14 - 7 1/2' - 0 1/2 f - HEH or F
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1949 - 1952 Excellent Additional Markings: Ward Sporting Goods Inglewood Calf.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Antique Rod and Reel Library

Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#14 Thorobred Fly Rod 8' Half Wells 3/2 4 oz. Heddon Thorobred #14 - 8' - 1 1/2f - HEH or F
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1949 - 1952 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

# 13 "Lucky Angler" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#13 Lucky Angler Fly Rod 8 1/2' Cigar 3/1 5 1/4 oz. Heddon #13
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1930 - 1931 Very Good Refinished (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

# 13 "Lucky Angler" Fly Rod "Featherweight" 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#13 Lucky Angler Fly Rod 8' Cigar 2/2 4 oz. Heddon #13 - 8' - O f - HDH or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1941 - 1943 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

# 10 "Blue Waters" Fly Rod "Featherweight" 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#10 Blue Waters Fly Rod 7 1/2' Cigar 2/2 3 1/4 oz/ Heddon Featherweight Blue Waters #10 - 7 1/2' - 0 3/4 f - HEH or F
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1949 - 1952 Excellent (Material.. Split Bamboo) Al Zoller

# 125 "Expert" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#125 Expert Fly Rod

9

Straight 3/2 ???? Heddon Expert #125 - 9'- 2 3/4 f - GBG or C
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1948 - 1952 Excellent These rods sold through Sears , Roebuck & Company only.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Ed Schuck

# 115 "Premier" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#115 Premier Fly Rod 8 1/2' Reverse Half Wells 3/2 ???? Heddon Premier #115 - 8 1/2' - 2 f - HDH or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1948 - 1952 Excellent These rods sold throughSears , Roebuck & Company only.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Richard Alexander

Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#115 Premier Fly Rod 8' Reverse Half Wells 3/2 4 oz. Heddon Premier #115 - 8' - 1 1/2 f - HEH or F
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1948 - 1952 Excellent These rods sold through Sears , Roebuck & Company only.  (Material.. Split Bamboo) Richard Alexander

# 2030C "Pal" Steel Fly-Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#2030 Fly Rod 9' Half Wells 3/2 5.75 oz. Heddon Pal #2030 - 9'
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
??? Excellent This Rod is made of Tubular Steel and painted to look like Bamboo.  (Material.. Hollow Steel) Richard Alexander

Heddon "Fiberglass"
 

# GF 702 "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#G. F. 702 Fly Rod 7 1/2' Cigar 2/1 ???? Heddon Tubular Glass # G. F. 702 - 7 1/2'
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1950 - 1955 Good This rod is built of Tubular Fiberglass and painted to look like Bamboo. (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) Richard Alexander

Pal Black Beauty #85 - Bass "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#85 Black Beauty Fly Rod 8 1/2' Half Wells 3/1 ???? Heddon Pal Black beauty #85 - Bass - 8 1/2' C - HCH
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1950 - 1955 Excellent (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) Richard Alexander

Pal # 40 "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#40 Standard Pal Fly Rod 8' Half Wells 3/1 ???? Heddon Pal #40 - 8' D or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1950 - 1955 Very Good (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) Richard Alexander

Pal #30 "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#30 Standard Pal Fly Rod 7 1/2' Half Wells 2/1 ???? Heddon Pal #30 - 7 1/2' D or E
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1950 - 1955 Excellent (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) Richard Alexander

Pal Standard #30 "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#30 Standard Pal Fly Rod 8' Straight 2/1 ???? Heddon Pal Standard #30 - Trout - 8' D - HDH
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1950 - 1955 Excellent (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) Al Zoller

Pal #8455 Mark IV "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#8455 Mark IV Fly Rod 8' Cigar 2/1 ???? Heddon Pal #8455 Mark IV 8' Fas.Tip Action D-HDH-HCF
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
??? Excellent (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) Richard Alexander

Mark "Golden 50" #8547 "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#8547 Golden Mark 50 Fly Rod 8' 6" Straight 2/1 ???? Heddon Mark "Golden 50" #8547 - 8 1/2' - #8 line Controled Flex Action
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1967 - 1975 Excellent (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) David L. Eitutis aka Tooty

Mark "Golden 50" #8548 "Tubular Glass" Fly Rod 
 
Manufacturer:
Model: Length: Handle: Configuration: Weight: Markings:
Heddon & Sons, James
#8548 Golden Mark 50 Fly Rod 8' Straight 4/1 ???? Heddon Mark "Golden 50" #8548 - 8 1/2' - #7 line Controled Flex Action
Circa: Condition: Remarks: Donated by:
1967 - 1975 Excellent (Material.. Hollow Fiberglass) David L. Eitutis aka Tooty