Throwback Thursday: The Quick Draw from Sling Carry
Here is a lesson still relevant today from the “connoisseur of close combat” Lt. Col. Rex Applegate on how to get a rifle or carbine into action quickly from our April 1945 issue. When not going on commando raids or writing for Rifleman during the war, Lt. Col. Applegate was instructing Office of Strategic Services agents in close combat and gunfighting.
Made In Mexico: The Armamex Ruger Story
The story of these rare Ruger .22 pistols involves two legends of the firearm world—Colonel Rex Applegate of OSS fame and William B. Ruger, Sr.