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Where, Oh Where Did My Spotting Scope Go?

Two years ago we made a cross-country move and had professional movers do all the heavy lifting (pun intended).  While the job they did was outstanding, we believe we lost something along the way.  Not in a metaphysical sense, but … Continue reading

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Garands: Get Them While You Can

One of my earlier blog entries (around Jan. 29, I believe) was on the subject of my M1 Garand.  A wonderful rifle, my M1 was purchased through the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) for a little more than $600.  At a … Continue reading

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Ruger: Customer Service the Old Fashioned Way

I’ve had a Ruger 77/22 for around 25 years.  In fact, it was my first firearm.  My father purchased it for me when he felt I was “of age” to own my own rifle.  Growing up in a rural area, … Continue reading

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M1 Garand: Living History

The M1 Garand is synonymous with the image of a WWII GI marching through Europe or Marine island hopping in the Pacific.  After several years of admiration, I decided to pick one of these up for myself. There are many … Continue reading

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