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EGGLESTON, Max. (Denison, TX- ). While working in Dubuque during PROHIBITION, Eggleston polished fishing skills that made him one of America's most sought after guides. In 1967 he began writing for outdoor publications including Outdoor Life and columns for as many as five Texas newspapers.

Eggleston is the author of Topwater Fishing.