Gun Digest Annual TOC: 1989

The Gun Digest – 1989

 Table of Contents
Features
Why Big Scopes Make The Difference by Bob Bell 6
The Easy Whitetail by Donald Hamilton 12
Dahlgren Guns and Ericsson Ships by Gad Rausing 17
Free Pistols For Collectors? By Wilfrid Ward 22
On The Block Again by R. L. Wilson 33
I Sold All My Lovely Wood by David E. Petzal 40
40 Years in Production by Duncan Long 44
Early Rivals of the Model 1911 45 Automatic by John Malloy 54
Make Your Muzzleloader Work For You by Sam Fadala 65
Double Rifles Had Galmour by Howard E. French 70
Custom Guns 78
Art Art Of The Engraver 82
Security Guns by Clay Harvey 86
Small Game Centerfires by Holt Bodinson 92
My Grandaddy’s Shotgun by Charles E. Petty 97
Handguns Today: Sixguns And Others by Hal Swiggett 100
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by J. B. Wood 108
Repli-Guns: Blasts From The Past by Rick Hacker 113
The Guns Of Europe by Raymond Caranta 118
Of Power And Placement by H. V. Stent 124
The Academic Smith by Frank C. Barnes 129
My Mountain Magnum by Pete Nelson 133
My Big Little Magnum by Paul A. Matthews 136
Shooting And Hitting by Roger Barlow 140
Some Truth About The Western Plains by John Barsness 142
One Good Gun Section
Any Animal, Any Weather, Almost Anywhere: The 35 Whalen by Norm Nelson 147
Two Good 22s by Richard Bass 150
A Joy To My Eyes by Sam Fadala 152
Rifle Review by Layne Simpson 154
Blackpowder Could Have Been White Or Yellow . . . Or Pink! By Edward M. Yard 161
Budget Scout Rifles by Jim Thompson 165
Shotgun Review by Larry S. Sterett 170
Handloading Update by Dean A. Grennell 178
Scopes And Mounts by Bob Bell 185
Larry Smith’s Little Guns by David Phillips 193
Black Powder Review by Doc Carlson 198
The Man Who Sculptures Airguns by David Wayland 203
Testfire:
An Airgun Fit Fot An Editor by J. I. Galan 206
Taurus 92 And 99 Stay The Course by Jim Thompson 208
Browning’s Heavy Buck Mark Varmint by Hal Swiggett 210
Ammunition, Ballistics and Components by Edward A. Matunas 211
Ammunition Tables 223
Shooter’s Marketplace 226
Departments
GUNDEX 242
Handguns – U.S. and Imported 250
Rifles – U.S. and Imported 293
Shotguns – U.S. and Imported 345
Black Powder Guns 375
Air Guns 393
Chokes and Brakes 417
Metallic Sights 418
Scopes and Mounts 421
Spotting Scopes 431
Periodical Publications 433
Arms Library 435
Arms Association 453
Directory of the Arms Trade 455

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