REEL #8  1954

    The words "Mitchell" and "Cap" have been added to the left side of the reel. The spool has lost its pillars and the aluminum "C.A.P. Serrage" plate is gone as well. The spool knob now has an integral flat disk behind the fingers with "C.A.P." and "Made in France" lettering.

left side of reel          right side of reel

front of reel          without spool

    The same version but with the Garcia sticker added.

with garcia sticker