The Gun Digest – 1995

 Table of Contents
S&W’s Massive M&P by Gary M. Brown 5
Walkin’ and Eating’ and Huntin’ by Howard McCord 8
All Those Other 30-30s by John Malloy 13
The Joys of the Nostaligc Hunt by Robert J. Robel 24
Darra Is Still There . . . And Still Makes Guns by Ray Rose 30
The First Practical British Hammerless by Jack Bartlett 33
Ashley Haines: An Appreciation by Jim Foral 38
From Tommy Gun to Grease Gun by Konrad F. Schreier, Jr. 52
A New Look at the Brush Gun Mystique by Don Zutz 60
Boutique Cartridges Are Here by Holt Bodinson 65
Early Auto Pistol Cartridges by John Malloy 72
Joseph Szecsei’s Fabulous Repeating Doubles by Holt Bodinson 93
A Modern Trail Gun by C. E. Harris 97
Sitting in Charlie’s Chair by Sidney Du Broff 102
Johnny Reb & His Guns by Edward R. Crews 114
The 22 Rifles of World War II by Konrad F. Schreier, Jr. 124
Make Noise to Kill Deer by Francis E. Sell 129
A $600 Scope on a $200 Rifle? By Rob Lucas 132
Elmer Keith – The Man and His Brooks by Gene Brown 138
Poor Man’s Deer Rifle by Len McDougall 144
Shooting the Arisaka Match Rifle by John Malloy 161
Frontier Justice by Joan Wenner, J.D. 175
Handguns and the Physically Challenged by W. E. Sprauge 177
Roving with Kephart by John Ross 182
Cartridge Cases on the Trail by Sam Fadala 186
Use a Big Rifle by Ray Ordorica 193
Custom Guns 204
Coming to Terms with a 25-20 by Francis Sell 208
Art of the Engraver 211
Expert Reports ’95
Shotgun Review by Don Zutz 68
Handguns Today: Sixguns and Others by Hal Swiggett 82
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by J. B. Wood 89
Rifle Review by Layne Simpson 108
Blackpowder Review by Doc Carlson 120
Scopes and Mounts by Bob Bell 188
Handloading Update by Larry S. Sterett 200
Ammunition, Ballistics and Components by Edward A. Matunas 214
Ballistic Tables ’95 219
One Good Gun
A Workhorse Trapline 22 by Bob Noonan 147
A Real 28-Gauge by Dick Eades 150
A Very Good Mosseberg by Larry S. Sterett 151
A Hard-Working Browning by Ted Stephens 153
Colt’s Conversion Unit by Lee Arten 154
My Low-Cost Ruger 44 by Tracy A. Sanders 157
An Un-British Hunting Rifle by Brian Purdy 158
The East Germany Makarov by C. Rodney James 164
NCP’s Mach One Trap Gun by Larry S. Sterett 166
Ruger’s Old Army by C. E. Harris 168
Bernardelli’s P. One by Ken Warner 171
S&W’s Sigma by Ken Warner 173
The Importance of Being Glock by Ken Warner 173
Shooter’s Marketplace 225
Autoloaders 271
Competition 301
Double-Action Revolvers 308
Single-Action Revolvers 318
Miscellaneous 324
Rifles – Centerfire
Autoloaders 328
Lever & Slide Action 332
Bolt Actions 337
Single Shots 355
Drillings, Combination Guns, Double Rifles 359
Rifles – Rimfire
Autoloaders 361
Lever & Slide Action 366
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 367
Competition Centerfires & Rimfires 373
Autoloaders 381
Slide Actions 385
Over/Unders 390
Side-by-Sides 401
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 405
Military & Police 409
Blackpowder Guns
Single Shot Pistols 412
Revolvers 416
Muskets & Rifles 420
Shotguns 433
Air Guns
Handguns 435
Long Guns 440
Warranty Service Center Directory 451
Metallic Sights 463
Chokes & Brakes 466
Scopes & Mounts 467
Spotting Scopes 480
Periodical Publications 482
Arms Library 484
Arms Associations 503
Directory of the Arms Trade
Product Directory 506
Manufacturer’s Directory 521