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Rifle Practice, Among Citizens of U.S.

Rifle Practice, Among Citizens of U.S.

hearings before the United States House Committee on Military Affairs, Sixty-First Congress, third session, on Jan. 12, 1911

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rifle practice -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Civil-military relations -- Law and legislation -- United States

  • About the Edition

    Considers (61) S. 5008

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination13 p
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15271318M

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    Today, the BMG rifle is used among civilians -- as is the case for many other calibers -- for recreational target shooting and competition. The caliber rifles "were designed for use in the Persian Gulf War."--U.S. Rep. Rod Blagojevich (Chicago Sun Times, Octo ). put bans on guns that are not owned by a lot of people or that are generally seen as dangerous (semi-automatic rifles, saturday night specials) 3 problems with prohibiting only certain types of guns 1. rare among non criminals means rare among criminals 2. characteristic that makes them useful to criminals makes them useful for self defense 3.

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Promotion of Rifle Practice to foster improved marksmanship among military personnel and civilians. The original CMP purpose was to provide U. citizens with opportunities for rifle marksmanship practice and competition so they would be skilled marksmen if later called to File Size: 1MB.

“The great body of our citizens shoot less as times goes on. We should encourage rifle practice among schoolboys, and indeed among all classes, as well as in the military services by every means in our power.

Thus, and not otherwise, may we be able to assist in preserving peace in the world. The book is so much more enjoyable if you HAVE a rifle, a good rifle, that you can practice with as you read through the book to develop many of the little skills that Cooper covers.

Little carbines, or by 39 AK's are probably not the type of firearm to covet because this Among Citizens of U.S. book will do little for by: 1. citizens; (b) members of the National Rifle Association of America; and/or (c) with respect to non-U.S.

citizens, (d) persons who are members in good standing of their respective National Shooting Federations or Associations. (d) Restricted Match - A match in which competition is lim-ited to specified groups, i.e., juniors, women, police, civil -File Size: 1MB.

The Rifle is the story of a flintlock rifle that is made just prior to the Revolutionary War in Pennsylvania. Through a remarkable series of circumstances, the Rifle makes its way towhere it figures in a tragic accident.

A man named Cornish McManus establishes his own gunsmith shop in Take our free The Rifle quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you test your knowledge.

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Directions: Click on the correct answer. Questions of The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is a national organization dedicated to training and educating U.

citizens in responsible uses of firearms and airguns through gun safety training, marksmanship training and competitions. "The Rifle" is a book about a hand-built, sweet rifle made by McManus and sold to a man named Bynam.

Bynam was an excellent marksman and joined the Continental Army with the rifle. The gun was unbelievably accurate and Bynam took out multiple redcoats at yards. This was unheard of at the time. Later, he died from dysentery after drinking /5.

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A smaller caliber, higher velocity rifle than the Standard Cal is more effective than the Cal when compared on the single-shot basis; the basis of equal combined weight of rifle and ammunition; the basis of load required for equal amount of ammunition carried; and on the basis of load required for an equal number of targets killed.

ensure it is unloaded. have proper eyewear on. give the basic procedure to clean a rifle. disassemble. push clean brush with solvent on through the bore. repeat times. wipe cleaning rod clean of solvent. remove excess residue. reassemble. GENEVA, July At the opening of the international rifle meeting here a speech was made by M.

Droz, the President of the Federal Council. He said that owing to the wisdom of the leading. The medium rifle is a moderately powered rifle. Consider the Rem,Win, or 6mm Rem. Advantages of a Rem is cost per shot, which is half that of the other cartridges. The is flat shooting. The and 6mm can be used for both small game and for deer depending on bullet weight.

All of these rifles would have low recoil. Other nations, recognizing these facts, have long since instituted a thorough system of instruction in rifle practice, France, Germany, Switzerland, and above all, England, and Canada unite. The great body of our citizens shoot less as times goes on.

We should encourage rifle practice among schoolboys, and indeed among all classes, as well as in the military services by every means in our power. Thus, and not otherwise, may we be able to assist in preserving peace in the world.

Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and so much more. Roosevelt said, "The great body of our citizens shoot less as time goes on.

We should encourage rifle practice among schoolboys, and indeed among all classes, as well as in the military services. The defensive arm is the pistol, since you have it at hand to meet situations that you do not anticipate.

If you have the luxury of anticipating a lethal encounter, you pick up a long arm, either a rifle or a shotgun, but in that case you go on to the attack. Thus rifle shooting is offensive, and pistol shooting is defensive.

The U.S. government, of course, sent many more. Congress passed the Lend-Lease Act in March Almost immediately, quantities of “U.S.

Rifle, Cal, M1” and others were headed across the. numbered in the Rule Books for those competitions. Gaps in the sequence of rule numbers result from there being a rule in one or more of the other Rule Books that does not apply in this book.

Recommendations for rule changes may be forwarded to the High Power Rifle Committee in care of the National Rifle Size: 1MB. Chapter The First World War Chapter 11 Quiz. War among European nations erupted when (A) Bosnia rebelled against Austria-Hungary (B) Archduke Ferdinand was killed (C) The U.S.

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