A long but well done article that is fascinating reading for those interested in long range riflery.
posted on 11/15/2012 5:52:36 PM PST
"THEY COULDN'T HIT AN ELEPHANT AT THIS DI"
Union General John Sedgwick, US Civil War
posted on 11/15/2012 6:05:01 PM PST
("I will bless those who bless thee, and I will curse those who curse thee.")
“Among the immigrants were gentlemen adventurers”
LOL! That’s what my paternal ancestor was listed as on the ship’s manifest when it landed in Virginia.
posted on 11/15/2012 6:17:19 PM PST
(Voltaire: "To find out who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.")
posted on 11/15/2012 7:59:07 PM PST
To: marktwain; FreedomPoster
Love the history section at link.
posted on 11/15/2012 8:30:59 PM PST
(Dave Mustaine for president.)
Good article, but no mention that I saw of the Sandy Hook Tests of 1879. 2 miles with a 45-70. Not shooting prairie dogs, but still hitting the target every now and then
posted on 11/15/2012 9:03:38 PM PST
You might find this interesting.
posted on 11/16/2012 5:47:05 AM PST
(Islam delenda est.)
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