Cool story from local paper


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SpikeBayonet
June 28, 2009, 09:00 AM
I saw this story regarding a local gun with John Brown Raid (Civil War era) provenance in the local rag and though I'd share with the group:

http://www.journal-news.net/page/content.detail/id/521581.html?nav=5006

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kingpin008
June 28, 2009, 09:33 AM
For those of us who don't like to click on random links without at least an idea of what might be waiting for us, would you mind giving us maybe a sentence worth of description to go on?

Derek Zeanah
June 28, 2009, 09:56 AM
It starts like this:CHARLES TOWN - Caleb Burns gently opened an aged holster this week to reveal a weapon that is believed to have been used by one of the raiders who overtook a Harpers Ferry arsenal in 1859.

Swinglow
June 28, 2009, 10:46 AM
Wow! Very impressive. I'd love to see it.

DammitBoy
June 28, 2009, 10:51 AM
http://www.journal-news.net/photos/news/lg/521581_1.jpg

SpikeBayonet
June 28, 2009, 12:19 PM
My apologies - will edit

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