"Right Foot" C.A.P 1936?
This reel apparently predates the "Oblique Foot" domed version commonly
thought to be the first C.A.P reel, but there it is - C.A.P on the
reel's right side. Christian has kindly provided me with these photos
reel along with the following documentation and has granted permission
to use them on this website.
The following information is reproduced
with the author's permission from Le Grand
Livre des Moulinet Français", Bernard
Caminade's book on the history of virtually all French spinning reels.
A link to Mr. Caminade's books may also be found on the links page.
Once I find
I will print the translated version here. It may take a while, however.