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Mike Raykovicz: Rediscovering an old tackle box a reminder of how important it is to take a kid fishing

The author's grandson, Luke Raykovicz, is all smiles while holding up a bass he caught. (Photo courtesy of Mike Raykovicz)

I have several tackle boxes I use regularly, but I have another I’ve long forgotten about and haven’t used since I was a kid. It was warehoused in a space above our garage ceiling and I discovered it while fetching a picnic cooler I stored there.
After wiping off years of accumulated dust, I eagerly flipped the latch on the small container to see what I had placed there so many decades ago.

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