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Mercator 01-02-2014 08:44 PM

New Year quiz: The Savage of infamy
 
The Savage Company is best known among hunters. Which model Savage was used in a notorious murder case?

Sniper03 01-02-2014 11:11 PM

Savage Shotgun Columbine

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Mercator 01-03-2014 12:55 AM

Sniper03 nailed the quiz exactly as it was formulated. His answer checks out. The sawed off shotguns were old Savages.

The OP, however, had another murder case in mind - that of a historic figure. Care to try again?

JW357 01-03-2014 05:21 AM

Subbed. Should be interesting although I haven't the foggiest.

Mercator 01-03-2014 12:29 PM

The murder was driven by politics more than anything else. In common with the JFK assassination, conspiracy theories keep cropping up to this day.

Mercator 01-03-2014 07:18 PM

It took place in Europe.

Mercator 01-04-2014 12:08 AM

The murder was reported widely, throughout the world. Nine out of 10 Members know the victim's name. Come on you can do it!

c3shooter 01-04-2014 02:07 AM

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You mean the murder that used one of these?

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JTJ 01-04-2014 03:00 AM

One of the pistols used to kill Rasputin was a 1907 Savage.
That is a nice looking 1915 Savage.

Mercator 01-04-2014 10:52 AM

Solved! It was Model 1907.


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