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Stanley L. Wood's "Lion Hunter."

Enough Gun for an Angry Lion

 When it comes to fending off a surprised lion and his girlfriends feasting on zebra tartare, the situation requires both enough gun and fast reflexes. “As the trail took us through the tall grass and around a small hill, suddenly we surprised a large male lion and its two lionesses contentedly feeding upon a recently killed...

A fine double-rifle intended for the plains of Africa.

Gun Quotes: Jack O’Connor’s Only Double Rifle

Jack O’Connor was best known for his musings on shotguns and bolt-action rifles, but one pretty double rifle also made the grade. “I once had a pretty little Jeffery double rifle for the .450-500 3-inch cartridge. I bought it almost entirely for the cosmetic effect. Put me in my bush jacket, my Terai hat...