Fishing Spoons, Wounded Bait Fish, and Finding Fall Bass
In 1852 the spoon lure was officially invented. What we mean by this is Buel’s spoon inspired lure was officially registered by the US patent and trademark office. Buel’s own parents were relieved as they had long-since grown tired of their son cutting the handles from all their silverware. It was a few years prior to the issuance of the patent that Buel and his father opened their first manufacturing facility.