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canebrake 12-10-2010 01:00 AM

Revolver Trivia
 
What was the 4th best-selling brand of American revolvers in the 19th Century (behind Smith & Wesson, Colt, and Remington in that order)?

By many expertsí agreement, it was the most sophisticated revolver of it's time and surprisingly forgotten today.

Daoust_Nat 12-10-2010 02:57 AM

Iver Johnson?

HKSlinger 12-10-2010 04:22 AM

Hmmmmmm.........Rossi .357 mag.????? :p

Charger Fan 12-10-2010 04:26 AM

Harrington & Richardson (H & R)?

c3shooter 12-10-2010 05:06 AM

Think it was IJ, but will say Merwin & Hulbert just for spite.

freefall 12-10-2010 05:35 AM

I'd just thought of Merwin & Hurlbert.

freefall 12-10-2010 05:36 AM

Or could it be Hopkins and Allen?

michigan0626 12-10-2010 06:14 AM

History of Merwin Hulbert and Company

I had no idea. Never heard of them, but google is a useful tool. So give it to c3 for the win.

danf_fl 12-10-2010 09:50 AM

For the fun, check http://www.merwinhulbertco.com/

c3shooter 12-10-2010 10:15 AM

Well, it helps if you were around when they were being sold........:p


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