Blast from the Past / 1989: ‘Luring’ customers to her new business

Diane (Dee Dee) Brown, of Moscow, holds out some of the fishing tackle she uses to make earrings from fishing lures in this Steve Hanks photo published in the June 25, 1989, Lewiston Tribune business section. With a partner, Anita Magnuson, she started La Lure Ltd. to create the earrings, according to the accompanying story by reporter Joan Abrams. Brown said she and Magnuson scoured fishing tackle magazines in search of materials to use for their creations. Readers who would like to share their historical photos (20 years or older) from throughout the region may do so by emailing them to blasts@lmtribune.com or submitting them to: Blast from the Past, P.O. Box 957, Lewiston, ID 83501. Questions? Call Jeanne M. DePaul at (208) 848-2221.

Diane (Dee Dee) Brown, of Moscow, holds out some of the fishing tackle she uses to make earrings from fishing lures in this Steve Hanks photo published in the June 25, 1989, Lewiston Tribune business section. With a partner, Anita Magnuson, she started La Lure Ltd. to create the earrings made from lures, according to the accompanying story by reporter Joan Abrams. Brown said she and Magnuson scoured fishing tackle magazines in search of materials to use for their creations. Readers who would like to share their historical photos (20 years or older) from throughout the region may do so by emailing them to blasts@lmtribune.com or submitting them to: Blast from the Past, P.O. Box 957, Lewiston, ID 83501. Questions? Call Jeanne M. DePaul at (208) 848-2221.