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How Mom caught Dad

How Mom caught Dad

A story by Jane E. Woodman from 1948

Jane Woodman told the story of how her Mom, Ruth Madden, caught her Dad, Piney Woodman--hook, line, and sinker--in Weld Maine in 1949.

Ruth Madden with a 2 lb 14 oz Brook Trout
Ruth Madden with Prizes in Rangeley
Wilton Academy 8th Grade photo 1936, Piney Woodman front row first on left
Felt patch from Outdoorsman Magazine