Cummings, Vince -- Personal Wheatley Fly Box

For sale here is a Wheatley fly box owned by the legendary rod maker, Vince Cummings, whose named is laser-etched on the outer surface.

Wheatley.  3 1/2 X 2 1/2 X 3/4. Base six windows/Lid empty. Contains about 2 doz. dries. Box signed by Vince. Some old varnish covers the outer finish.

Here is in article from 1972 in SI about Vince Cummings:

https://www.si.com/vault/1972/07/17/612570/to-vince-cummings-a-fishing-rod-is-more-than-a-pole-a-cork-and-a-hank-of-thread