Paul Young Midge Fly Rod

6-strip Tonkin bamboo; c. 1955
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

Year1945Accession No.1970.040.013Made byPaul Young