Sporting Notes

Teutonic Tapestry

When most shooters think of German guns, they think military: Luger, Mauser, Walther. Rarely do…

Wins and Losses

Anyone with an ounce of humanity would sympathize with the evaluators of guns and compilers…

Paper Trails

Every so often, it’s good to delve into the past and see how things used…

Twisted History

Way back in 1988, I bought a Parker-Hale chambered for the venerable 6.5x55 Swedish Mauser,…

Recalled to Life

In A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens tells of a doctor who, having been…

Spoiled By Choice

Among the key advances in shotgunnery, according to all the books, are the inventions of…

Shooting the Twigg

Among my many failings, I have minimal interest in any gun I can’t take out…