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"Each worker carried his sword strapped to his side." Nehemiah 4:18
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Two Guns, AZ
"That I cannot do."
"Give this to, uh, Clemenza. I want reliable people, people who aren't going to be carried away. After all we're not murderers in spite of what this undertaker thinks."
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NRA Life Member
Winchester Kentucky and Winchester Indiana.
There are more Springfields than you can shake a stick at.
U.S. Army Veteran
Forty Four, Arkansas.
Surrounded and outnumbered, Marine Col Lewis Puller: "Good! We finally got 'em where we want 'em!" (Korea, 1950)
Right is Wrong and Wrong is Right.
Socrates : "Knowledge is knowing that we know nothing".
Ahh, here it is, it was a pretty wild town in it's day, and a great historical read.
Story of Two Guns and Canyon Diablo, Arizona by Gladwell Richardson
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"These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier
and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the
service of his country; but he that stands it now, deserves the
love and thanks of man and woman."
-- Thomas Paine (The American Crisis, No. 1, 19 December 1776)
There is also Winchester, Virginia. The home town of a few celebrities.
There is also a Remington, Virginia.
There is a Gunbarrel in Colorado.
The only thing that stops bad guys with guns is good guys with guns. SgtD
There is a Colt, AR and a Colt, LA.
Does hunting count? Bucksnort, Tennessee.
Nat----"It aint how good you shoot, it's how cool you look doing it." [Fred Sayer 1994]
Colt XS, Star PD