Paul Young Midge Fly Rod

6-strip Tonkin bamboo
This little 6’ 3” Midge rod typifies Young’s later rods. Using an aluminum ferrule was one of the ways Young could keep his rods incredibly light.

The American Museum of Fly Fishing Collection
Gift of Sara Gillespie

Yearc. 1955Accession No.1970.040.013Made byPaul Young