Market duck hunters from the 1920. The long shot filled bags and stocked restaurants--all without "hyper-velocity maximum payload" shells.

The Long Shot on Ducks–It Ain’t a New Thing

There’s lots of hype these days about hyper-volicty this, maximum-load that,  for making successful long shots on ducks and geese. This quote from a 1920s-era article shows that making that long shot was not only possible “back in the old days,” but was the only way hunters got it done in a group shoot...