Here's a defensive carry alternative from Modern Mechanix Magazine, May, 1929...
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Boy that must have been a big seller in the Sears and Roebuck catalog.
Is there any wonder why we don't know of any one of us who's Grandad had one of them.
I wonder if the Smithsonian even has one, or maybe the NRA Firerms Museum?
One of those "good ideas on paper" kinda things.
If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans.
Washington didn't use his freedom of speech to defeat the British, He shot them!
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy." -- Ernest Benn
I see it was a Chicago invention... Probably be a big seller in Chicago today too.
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1972 Marlin 336 RC .35, 1922 Walther Model 4, 1933 Walther DSM 34, High Standard 1954 22LR
I prefer to be judged by 12 then carried by 6
It apparently was a flop because too many "Dads" were wearing it when they got home and played "Patty Cake" with their young daughters...... imagine it......"as fast as you CAN". Bang.
And you know I could have me a million more friends, and all I'd have to lose is my point of view. -- John Prine (A Good Time)
Taxi, Taxi, ... Ops, never mind, I guess I didn't need a taxi that bad.
"Gun Free Zones" is where only criminals carry guns.
I seem to vaguely remember ripping that page out of the catalog sitting in the out-house. Then again, I seem to vaguely remember mail delivery twice a day, milk delivered in glass bottles to my door, cashing in pop bottles for 2 cents each and getting in trouble playing in the basement coal bin
Think that would have given me an edge playing Cowboys and Indians with the neighborhood kids back in the day?
"Each worker carried his sword strapped to his side." Nehemiah 4:18
Guns Save Lives. Paramedics Save Lives. But...
Paramedics With Guns Scare People!
A boobie machinegun,I know why it failed...I've caught a round of hot brass down my shirt before,think about 10 rounds ejecting between a man bra and bare skin
"Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country,"
--Mayor Marion Barry, Washington , DC .
Apparently Chicago sucked even back then.
Actually using that contraption against a mobster would have seen you thrown in jail for life.
I would rather stand against the cannons of the wicked than against the prayers of the righteous.
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