May 1935

What Price Pistol?

Volume 19, Issue 2

* The service pistol occupies a rather peculiar place in military armament. It is certainly not the foremost nor yet the hindmost weapon in our national defense. A great many individuals who are equipped with the automatic have very little use for it in either sense of the term. Of course officers are primarily equipped with the pistol; yet amongst those there are relatively few who could be called "pistol-conscious." This is no place to go into all the reasons why individuals do not like pistols.

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James J Meade

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