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Colts from Texas and the Old West

Jerry R Hemphill

Colts from Texas and the Old West

by Jerry R Hemphill

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Published by Star Printers/Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Badges,
  • Colt firearms,
  • History,
  • Texas,
  • Texas Ranger Hall of Fame,
  • Texas Rangers,
  • West (U.S.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8519876M
    ISBN 100962583804
    ISBN 109780962583803
    OCLC/WorldCa32328075

    The Guns that Won the West – Antique Winchester and Colt models; Find rare guns: Triple-barreled shotguns, Knife pistols, French Correbon double hammer, Double barrel pistols. Half Flap Holsters, s and s (Old West Cowboys and Civilians) Item Last Updated: Thursday, Aug EDT.

      Although El Paso, Texas’s City Marshal Dallas Stoudenmire’s favorite handguns were a pair of eight-inch barreled Smith & Wesson American revolvers, he also packed a Colt Army converted by the Mason-Richards system to chamber cartridges, with the barrel chopped down to around 2½ inches (both sides of hideout gun are shown on the next slide). Dallas Stoudenmire (Decem – Septem ) was an American Old West gunfighter and lawman who gained fame for a brief gunfight that was later dubbed the "Four Dead in Five Seconds Gunfight."Stoudenmire had a deadly reputation in his day and was involved in several gunfights.

      Learn how the "peace maker" came to existance and how Samuel Colt made it all happen in another Chronicle of the Old West story by Dakota Livesay! Colt Walker Revolver (Firearms of the Texas.   It chronicles both the cowboy and rancher ways of the Old West, along with how that culture largely disappeared as the world modernized. El Paso by Winston Groom () Winston Groom is most well-known for penning ’s Forrest Gump, as well as a treasure trove of masterful and wide-ranging history books.


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Colts from Texas and the Old West by Jerry R Hemphill Download PDF EPUB FB2

Colts from Texas and the Old West Hardcover – January 1, by Jerry R. Hemphill (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" $ — $/5(1). Book Description By The Author, Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. pages. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. If you are interested in Cot Six-Shooters (Colt Single Action Army Revolvers} used during the frontier period of the Old West then you will enjoy "Colts From Texas and The Old West".Price Range: $ - $ : COLTS FROM TEXAS AND THE OLD WEST: pages.

SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. If you are interested in Cot Six-Shooters (Colt Single Action Army Revolvers} used during the frontier period of the Old West then you will enjoy "Colts From Texas and The Old West".

Many well-known Colt collectors have graciously allowed the author to use photographs of their gun collections and. The book is in excellent condition with the dust cover in great shape.

This copy is signed by the author Jerry R. Hemphill This is the Colt's From Texas and The Old West hardcover book. If you are interested in Colt Six-Shooters (Colt Single Action Army Revolvers)used during the frontier period of the Old West then you will enjoy "Colts From Texas and The Old West".

Many well-known Colt collectors have graciously allowed the author to use photographs of their gun collections and other related items for Colts from Texas and the Old West book book. Over   Some fine day some smart producer in Hollywood is going to find The Old Colts again and be able to cast it properly to turn into a dandy of a comic Western about two of the most fabled gunmen in the Old West.

Bat Masterson and Wyatt Earp outlived almost all of their gunfighting and outlaw peers, living well into the 20th Century, Bat even as a sportswriter in NYC, and both of them /5(5). The Colt Revolving Belt Pistol or Navy Pistol Sometimes erroneously referred to as "of Naval or Navy Caliber" (Naval is heavy gun and Navy Size Caliber was termed later for another Colt model), is a cap and ball revolver that was designed by Samuel Colt between and Colt first referred to this Revolver as the Ranger Size model, and then Revolving Belt, but the designation "Navy.

The Indianapolis Colts today announced the signing of safety Julian Blackmon, their third-round (85th-overall) pick in the NFL Draft. The Colts have now signed all nine of their draft picks. Samuel Colt’s Model s Samuel Colt () is not necessarily an Old West legend in the traditional sense, especially since he died in However, it’s a perfect way to start off this list because his revolver idea led to the development of the handgun that “won the West.”.

Find the best Long Colt single-action revolvers from a variety of top manufacturers at the lowest prices, in stock and ready to ship to you. We're here for you. Wine, women, song and--if you can believe it--a life of crime by two of the most respected heroes of the Wild West.

Truth or fiction, the author leaves the reader to decide in this masterfully handled comic Western. The Old Colts has been optioned 2 times by different producers for films or TV-Movies and one fine day may actually get s: These Gun Replicas are Perfect for Old West Collectors and Stage Use Replica western pistols are almost as cool as our sword display so we just had to add them to our online catalog.

Western revolvers like the Peacemaker to the classic calvary styled long barrels, these shooters are detailed and cast to look exactly like the originals of the. HEMPHILL, Jerry R. Colts from Texas and the Old West. pp.; 4to; cloth in dust jacket; photos throughout. Blairsville, GA: Published by the author, First Edition, signed by the author.

Over Colts from Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado and other states. Fine in like jacket. Call it the Single Action Army, Coltor Peacemaker, the iconic Colt has been a crowd-pleaser for over years.

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Jerry R. Hemphill is the author of 'Colts from Texas and the Old West' with ISBN and ISBN   Uberti USA pays homage to two of the greatest gunslingers of the Old West with the Bonney Cattleman and Wild Bill Navy Conversion.

How Uberti USA's new revolvers bring the Old West alive: Bonney is a replica of the Single-Action Army Billy the Kid favored.

Wild Bill is an Navy Conversion, close to what Hickok carried. Handguns of the Old West. There could be a number of starting points for a story on handguns of the old west.

I have chosen to start with the Colt Paterson, the first practical multiple-shot revolver using a percussion cap to ignite the powder shooting a round lead ball. Westheimer @ Voss Houston, Texas Tel() FAX ()   The old saying goes like this: God created men equal.

Colonel Colt made them equal. Samuel Colt accepted an order for 1, revolvers from Captain Samuel Walker of the Texas.

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Back in the affluent days of the Roaring ’20s most private gun collectors considered Colts and other firearms of the Old West to be nothing more than used guns.

The big-money collectors’ guns of the s were European flintlocks.