Winter 2013

COLT 1861 NAVY — TEARS OF GETTYSBURG BY DENNIS ADLER
First Civil War Commemorative Revolver was actually done during the Civil War!

DOUBLE-ACTION WHEELGUNS BY LA VISTA BILL BELL
In the face of the Single Action Army,these Old West DA’s still left their mark!

McCOLLOUGH COLT BY MIKE BELIVEAU
Rugged Ranger Regiment’s border patrolling .44 pistol!

BAT MASTERSON’S COLT SAA BY DENNIS ADLER
Pietta offers one of the most famous .45 LC replicas of the Old West!

THE BIG FIFTY BY DENNIS ADLER
From the time Bat Masterson was a young buffalo hunter in his 20s and throughout his years as a lawman.

GUNS OF THE SHOOTIST BY GARY PAUL JOHNSTON
D&L Sports recreates John Wayne’s last .45 Colt sixshooters!

HOLLYWOOD HEROES—GEORGE “GABBY” HAYES BY MATT BASTERSON
Vaudevillian turned Silver Screen Cowboy Sidekick!

SMITH & WESSON NEW MODEL NO. 3 BY JOHN HIGGS
Break-top .45 sixshooter some call “the other Gun That Won the West!”

FRONTIER SCATTERGUNS BY LA VISTA BILL BELL
Cowboy Action Shooting shotgun round-up!

E.M.F. ALCHIMISTA BY MIKE BELIVEAU
New Single Action Army .45 Colt outshooting the competition — single-handedly!

GIDDYUP GUNLEATHER BY DENNIS ADLER
New Bianchi Western Holsters — from the Fast Draw to Cowboy Mounted Shooting!

FRONTIER TWO-GUN DEFENSE BY DICK WILLIAMS
Modern defensive applications with Old West firearms!

DEPARTMENTS

Western Words
WHAT THE WILD WEST WAS

Gear & Garb
GET THE LEAD OUT

Guns of the Gunfighters
BREVETE COLT REVOLVERS

Collector’s Corner
S&W’s .32 HAND EJECTOR

Cowboy Stuff
ICONS & ELK

New Products
GUNS AND GEAR THAT CAUGHT OUR EYE