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George Washington: A Man of Firsts and Onlys

You know him as the first presidents of the United States, one of the founding fathers, commander during the American Revolutionary War, and the face of the dollar bill.  There is no question that George Washington left his mark on … Continue reading

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All You Have to Do is Move Your Little Finger

As we go back to the early ages of firearms, in the beginning was the matchlock system, which led to the wheellock system, which led to the snaplock system, which led to the snaphance and miquelet system, which led to … Continue reading

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