Gill was the winner of the 8th raffle prize in the Team Ozark
Chronicles raffle for Hooked on a Cure. In a nutshell, I made
a North vs. South challenge that we (the North) could purchase
more raffle tickets than Matt Tucker's Readers (the South).
My offer was a special surprise should we lose. In the spirit
of friendly competition, Ron Caimi countered by offering up
a bamboo blank if we purchased more raffle tickets than the
Well, the North Lost, I had to eat crow. Gill won this 8th
raffle prize, a 7'6" 4wt trout COMBO, which includes
a Hobb's Creek Large Arbor HCI, backing, as well as Courtland
555 WFF 4wt line donated by Rods by Rick.