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#11892833 - 10/21/16 01:15 PM Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived!
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http://www.bassmaster.com/news/leroy-brown-monument-finds-home-eufala

Cool story about Tom Mann and his pet bass, Leroy Brown.
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#11892840 - 10/21/16 01:23 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Cool story thumb
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#11892843 - 10/21/16 01:23 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Indeed

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#11892856 - 10/21/16 01:33 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Cool Story.

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#11892865 - 10/21/16 01:44 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Somewhere I have a Leroy Brown rattlin' lure from 30+ years ago. White bass would eat the paint off it.


Edited by squib (10/21/16 01:44 PM)

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#11892891 - 10/21/16 02:04 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Fun story. RIP Leroy Brown
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#11892913 - 10/21/16 02:13 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Good Story

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#11893001 - 10/21/16 03:18 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Cool story.

Ask Ernie Dye of Lake Fork Resort about Tom Mann. He worked for Mr. Mann for decades.

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#11893054 - 10/21/16 04:00 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Great story Chris. Tom deserves a lot of credit for what he did for tackle industry and for those who never had the privilege to attend a BASS weigh-in with Ray Scott as the emcee you have no idea what a performance you missed. The man would put P.T. Barnum to shame and knew more fish stories than anyone I've ever known, most of them true.
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#11893502 - 10/21/16 09:54 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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Good read. Thanks for the link fouz
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#11893617 - 10/21/16 10:59 PM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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That's an awesome Read!

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#11893668 - 10/22/16 12:58 AM Re: Leroy Brown - The Baddest Bass That Ever Lived! [Re: fouzman]
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cheers
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