Pattern as per Mr.Dale D. Dale, hopefully I came close to the fly you remember. I really like the look of these and plan on giving giving them a swing this summer. I will think of your Bonaventure salmon and your story while I fish these.
No.6 Wilson Dry. Tied this with a grey deer hair body and not so much hackle
Same size hook, lots of hackle natural deer body, I like this one a lot
Bomber Style. OK,I am from New Brunswick, we turn eveything into a Bomber.Lol