Gun Digest Annual TOC: 1973

The Gun Digest – 1973

 Table of Contents
Features
Muskets, Powder & Patriots by M.L. Brown 6
The Trapshooter – and how he stands by Derek Partridge 19
Pressures and the Revolver by Wm. M. Caldwell 24
British Small-Bore Rifles: Part One – The 451 Muzzleloaders by DeWitt Bailey II 29
Sporting Arms of the World by Larry Sterett, Walter Rickell and the editors 43
The Darne Gun by John T. Amber 50
Square Shot & Little Flying Saucers by Roger Barlow 73
The Knife Revisited by A. G. Russell 80
Antique 22 Caliber Revolvers by William B. Fors 93
The Beautiful Blazers – all but forgotten! By Bob Bell 100
J. M. Shoots Twice by Lucian Cary 110
Twenty Pounds of Iron by Donel Johnson 116
Bergmann System Military Pistols by James B. Stewart 124
The Rifles of James Paris Lee: Part Two by Larry S. Sterett 133
Lee-Enfield Rifle No. 4, Mark 1″ (Exploded Drawing) by Richard A. Hoffman 146
A Way of Life by C. P. Barager 151
The ever-changing Shotshell Story by Wallace Labisky 152
The Little Twenty –  a wildcatter’s wildcat! By G.O. Ashley 162
One, Two, Three, Four! By Roger Barlow 166
High Performance Handgun Loads – and how to handle ’em by George C. Nonte, Jr. 174
Handgun Hunting by Bill Davidson 179
Target – The Woodchuck by Ellis Christian Lenz 184
The 45-70 – A Century Later by Frank C. Barnes 189
High Standard’s New Supermatic Autoloader by Wallace Labisky 197
Rifles and Cartridges for Muleys by Norman E. Nelson, Jr. 202
The Guns of John Brown by Louis W. Steinwedel 207
Testfire Report by Larry S. Sterett 211
Black Powder 1972 – a new situation by Edward M. Yard 214
Locked Breech 380 Autos by Donald M. Simmons, Jr. 221
A New Lesson From The Old World by Lt. Col. Jack Randolph 228
Scopes & Mounts 1972-73 by Bob Bell 232
Great Guns! Winchester’s Model 9422s by Jon R. Sundra 239
Handguns. U.S. & Foreign 1972-73 by Bob Steindler, George C. Nonte and the editors 242
A History of Proof Marks: Gun Proof in Hungary by Lee Kennett 254
Custom Guns and their makers 256
Eprouvettes – An Illustrated History by Lee Kennett 261
Handloading Centennial by John T. Amber 264
Reloading the 9mm Luger by Bob Steindler 275
Collecting Automatic Pistols by J. B. Wood 279
The Shooter’s Showcase New Products, 1972 286
Art of the Engraver, Masters of Metalwork 289
Home Made Shell Sizer, by Floyd Wensel 292
American Bulleted Cartridges by Kenneth L. Waters 293

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