Rome Specialty Company was incorporated under New York State Laws. The principal products were sport and commercial fishing swivels and snaps. Gradually over the years other items were added such as nets, gaff hooks, and a complete line of inexpensive fly and casting reels.
The Rome Sporting Goods Company was purchased. This company specialized in the fabrication of leather products, some of the product line included archery accessories such as quivers, armguards, and shooting gloves. They also produced a quality line of fishing aides such as wading sandals, surf rod spikes, and deep sea fishing equipment.