Bite-Em Bate Company

The Bite-Em Bate Company or Bite-Em Bait Company made wooden fishing lures beginning around 1917. This small lure company started in Warsaw, Indiana then later moved to Fort Wayne, Indiana.

The Bite-Em Bate Company made the following old fishing lures in Indiana: Bite-Em Revolving Bait, Lipped Wiggler, Water Mole, Wiggler, Floater Minnow, Bass Enticer and the Bite-em Bug.

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The first Bite-Em Bait patent was granted in 1922 to Claude Rodgers and Arthur Wenger of the Bite-Em Bate Company. Some people believe the company became the Wenger Manufacturing company sometime in the 1920s.

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Revolving Bait
Bite-Em Bug
Bite-Em Wiggler
Lipped Wiggler
Smaller Lipped Wiggler
Water Mole
Revolving Bait
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