"The Gold Judge" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 156
Tags bernard,


  • Tag: Gold twist, yellow silk
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant topping, blue Chatterer
  • Butt: Peacock herl
  • Body: Gold
  • Ribs: Oval gold tinsel
  • Hackle: Olive green, from second turn
  • Throat: Fiery brown and Blue Jay
  • Wings: Cinnamon Turkey, Pintail, yellow and red Swan, Summer Duck, two Golden Pheasant toppings
  • Horns: Blue Macaw
  • Head: Black herl

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Gold twist and yellow silk.
TAIL. A topping and blue Chatterer.
BUTT. Peacock herl.
BODY. Gold tinsel.
RIBS. Gold tinsel (oval).
HACKLE. Olive green, from second turn.
THROAT. Fiery brown and Jay.
WINGS. Cinnamon Turkey, Pintail, Swan dyed yellow and red; Summer Duck, and two toppings.
HORNS. Blue Macaw.
HEAD. Black herl.