About the Author
Montgomery Ward & Co.
, founded in 1872, was the world's first mail-order goods business. The company once boasted more than 600 stores but since 2004 is exclusively an online retailer.Nick Lyons
is the editor of Hemingway on Fishing
, The Best Fishing Stories Ever Told
, The Quotable Fisherman
, and The Little Red Book of Dad's Wisdom
. He has written over twenty books, mainly on fishing, in addition to hundreds of articles on the subject, which have appeared in such magazines as Harper’s
, Field & Stream
, Outdoor Life
, and Fly Fisherman
. He splits his time between New York City and Woodstock, New York.