Herb Parsons was an expert marksman and one of the
greatest exhibition shooters of all time. He was also a devoted hunter, and is
credited with originating the phrase:
“Go hunting with your boy today and you won’t have to hunt for him tomorrow.”
Parsons' Smith & Wesson .22 and .38 revolvers can be seen at the NRA National Firearms Museum in Fairfax, Virginia.
The Smith & Wesson .22 and .38 revolvers were used by Herb Parsons in exhibition shooting programs.
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May 16th, 2011Colt Single-Action Army Revolver
Known as the "peacemaker" for its widespread use among soldiers, settlers, gunslingers and peace officers.
Union veterans Col. William C. Church and Gen. George Wingate formed the NRA in 1871.
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