The Gun Digest – 1958

 Table of Contents
Features
Hunting in Europe by John T. Amber3
American Handguns 1957-58 by Bob Wallack9
Shooting the Handgun by Paul Weston14
Gatling Gun by Harvey Brandt20
You Can’t Be Over-Gunned by John Gay30
I’m Sick of Magnums by Francis E. Sell31
Handloading is Great by Warren Page38
Colt Walker-Dragoon Holsters by B. R. Lewis43
The Sheep Rifle by Jack O’Connor46
Common Sense Case Capacity by John Maynard50
Handicapped Hunters by Ernie Lind54
Freund & Bro. – Part Two by John Barsotti55
Black Brant of Baja by Ormal I. Sprungman65
Junior’s 22 by Henry M. Stebbins68
The 44 Magnum by Elmer Keith74
Address Colt. Colt London by Howard L. Blackmore79
Colt London Catalog of 1896 a 16-page full scale facsimile85
The Shotgun Story 1957-58 by Bob Wallack101
The Story of AR-10 by Wm. B. Edwards106
Nuggets of History by Paul A. Matthews112
Pheasants For Free by Joe Mears116
Forerunners of the First Winchester – Part Two by Thomas E. Hall120
This Gun Collecting Game by John T. Amber128
Go Fer Gophers by Robert V. Thompson133
English Elephant Guns136
The Ideal Shotgun by George W. Busbey141
Italian Proof Marks by A. Baron Engelhardt145
Deer Hunter’s Ballistics by Don Martin148
U.S. Rifle Review 1957-58 by Bob Wallack152
A Code For Muzzle Loaders by Kenneth L. Waters158
Gun Engraving by E. C. Prudhomme161
Kornbrath, Master Engraver – 22 photo specimens166
Clay Bird Scatterguns by Warren Page170
Shooting Fun For Everyone by Earl B. Holdren174
Rocky Mountain Goats by Jim Rearden177
Shooter’s Choice by Kenneth L. Waters181
Zündnadelgewehr by Fred H. Baer187
Old Gus by Frank Sheldon193
Case and Cartridge Gauges by Robert V. Thompson197
Carving a Gunstock by Hal Hartley199
Exploded Drawings by James M. Triggs263
Special Bullet Sizing Dies by E. J. Krava300
Stocks by Lenard Brownell, his masterwork pictured321
Departments
Custom Guns205
U.S. Rifles – model and prices209
U.S. Handguns – models and prices225
U.S. Shotguns – models and prices236
Choke Devices, with prices247
Pellet Guns – models and prices250
Foreign Arms in America253
Ballistic Tables, with prices273
Scopes & Mounts, with prices280
Metallic sights, with prices287
Reloading Tools, with prices291
Arms Associations301
National Rifle Association301
Contributors302
The Arms Library303
Shooters Showcase313
Directory of the Arms Trade316