I am on the water with Takahiro Omori. Now it started snow on the lake. COLD! His rod guides get ice every once in a while.
After a couple of hours, this is what Omori's boat looked like:
The first swimbait was the K&K Animated Minnow, designed by John D. Kreisser of Cincinnati, Ohio. He applied for a patent on the lure in 1906.