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OFFICIAL JOURNAL INSIDE NRA Click on your state to view listings in your area. regional report • southeast 011 NRA ANNUAL MEETINGS • APRIL 28-MAY 1 • PITTSBURGH, PA For hotel accommodations at the NRA Annual Meetings, visit W KY—Larry Summarell (270) 586-5031; MD—Brian Swartz (973) 343-2104; Southern MS—Dick Kingsafer (601) 794-0068; Eastern NC—David Wells (252) 456-2097; Western NC—Doug Merrill (828) 628-0410; TN—Mike Webb (901) 382-4789; SC—T. Dale Carwile (864) 223-9900; Eastern VA—Bob Hipple (540) 631-0633; Western VA, DC, WV—Jim Kilgore (304) 255-2916; hether you’re a hunter, competitive shooter or just a proud gun owner, Friends of NRA has something for everyone. The format is simple—food, fun, family and fundraising! At every Friends of NRA banquet you’ll have the opportunity to participate in games, ra es, live and silent auctions, and more. You’ll also nd many unique items including limited edition rearms, wildlife art, jewelry and outdoor gear. To learn more about events in your area, visit, contact your local eld representative or call (800) 672-3888, ext. 1354. conduct practical training exercises. Restricted to law enforcement o cers only. For information, visit law or e-mail NOV. 1-5—PANAMA CITY, FL (Patrol Rifle) NOV. 1-5—PEARL, MS (Handgun/Shotgun) NOV. 1-5—CHARLESTON, SC (Tactical Shooting) NOV. 8-12—SHEFFIELD, AL (Handgun/Shotgun) NOV. 29-DEC. 3—SAVANNAH, GA (Handgun/Shotgun) Rudis Amaya (703) 267-1636 or Tuition-Free Schools NOV. 3—FAIRFAX, VA (LEOKA Seminar) Tim Cole (703) 267-1626 or Eastern Region Director—Brian Hyder (276) 579-9828; Southern Region Director—Al Hammond (386) 462-5421; AL—Craig Pace (334) 821-3200; Northern MS—Mike Nevins (479) 754-0282; Northern FL—Howell “Trip” Lancaster (904) 388-9782; Southern FL—Tom Knight (941) 923-7676; GA—Brad Ward (770) 228-8218; LAW ENFORCEMENT Training areashoots PISTOL CHESAPEAKE, VA MOUNDVILLE, AL GASTON, SC ARLINGTON, TN JACKSONVILLE, FL VALDOSTA, GA ACTION PISTOL BEDFORD, VA TALLAHASSEE, FL WAXHAW, NC SMALLBORE RIFLE HOLLYWOOD, FL DAWSONVILLE, GA FAYETTEVILLE, NC RIDGEVILLE, SC YORKTOWN, VA HIGH POWER RIFLE BROOKSVILLE, FL DAWSONVILLE, GA COLUMBIA, SC LAKELAND, TN RICHMOND, VA CONOVER, NC HOOVER, AL SILHOUETTE HOOVER, AL ORLANDO, FL BRUNSWICK, GA MORRISVILLE, NC SOUTH CONGAREE, SC NOV. 12-13 NOV. 20 NOV. 20 NOV. 20 NOV. 21 NOV. 27 NOV. 13 NOV. 20 NOV. 20 NOV. 13 NOV. 20 NOV. 20 NOV. 20-21 NOV. 27 NOV. 7 NOV. 13 NOV. 14 NOV. 14 NOV. 27 NOV. 27 NOV. 28 NOV. 6 NOV. 7 NOV. 20 NOV. 21 NOV. 21 P ublic and private o cers interested in becoming rearm instructors should attend one of NRA’s Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor Development Schools, designed to enhance the instructors’ rearm knowledge and handling skills, and prepare them to develop e ective training programs, instruct in a professional manner and NRA headquarters: (703) 267-1000 INTERNET ADDRESS: (800) 231-0752 (703) 267-1354 (800) 861-1166 (800) 861-1166 (703) 267-1500 (703) 267-1450 (877) 672-7264 (703) 267-1601 (800) NRA-CLUB (703) 267-1500 (703) 267-1640 (703) 267-1600 (703) 267-1500 (703) 267-1595 (703) 267-1505 (800) 336-7402 (866) 674-5754 Member information & bene ts MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT INFORMATION: (877) 672-2000 MEMBER SERVICE (800) 672-3888 (888) 607-6007 MEMBER PROGRAMS Hertz Car Rental CDP# 166609 (800) 654-2200 AVIS Car Rental AWD# A832100 (800) 225-7094 NRA Endorsed Insurance Programs (877) 672-3006 NRA Endorsed Prescription Plan (888) 299-5383 NRA Endorsed Check Program (888) 331-6767 NRA VISA Card (866) NRA-VISA NRA Real Estate/Relocation Services (800) 593-2526 NRA Endorsed Moving Program North American Van Lines (800) 524-5533 Allied Van Lines (800) 871-8864 INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Grassroots/Legislative Hotline (800) 392-8683 OFFICE OF ADVANCEMENT (877) NRA-GIVE THE NRA FOUNDATION (800) 423-6894 PLANNED GIVING (800) 672-4521 EDDIE EAGLE GUNSAFE PROGRAM FRIENDS OF NRA WOMEN ON TARGET REFUSE TO BE A VICTIM INSTRUCTOR/COACH COMPETITIVE SHOOTING FIELD OPERATIONS/RANGES GUN COLLECTOR PROGRAMS NRA AFFILIATED CLUBS HUNTER SERVICES LAW ENFORCEMENT NATIONAL FIREARMS MUSEUM EDUCATION & TRAINING MEDIA RELATIONS YOUTH PROGRAMS PROGRAM MATERIALS CENTER NRA BANKING CENTER The “NRA Regional Report,” a service for NRA members, appears in every issue of American Ri eman, American Hunter and America’s st Freedom. The Regional Report is an up-to-date listing of NRA conducted and/or sponsored events scheduled in your region for the current month. Call to verify event dates and locations before traveling. For more information, contact Tonia Forte at (703) 267-1466 or For a complete listing, see 94 N OVEMBER 2010 WWW.AMERICANRIFLEMAN.ORG http://WWW.AMERICANRIFLEMAN.ORG

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of American Rifleman - November 2010

American Rifleman - November 2010
Editor’s Letter
Armed Citizen
Standing Guard
President’s Column
Readers Write
News, Notes and Ephemera
Questions & Answers
Loading Bench
Expanding Bullets: Really Work
Laser On Board: The New Bodyguards
Election 2010: Had Enough? Vote Freedom First!
Political Report
Election 2010: Races To Watch
The Model 94 Rides Again
Spanish Broomhandles
Blaser: The Evolution Of German Hunting Rifles
Arms Of The “Chosin Few”
Walter R. Walsh: An Amazing Life
Dope Bag: Data & Comment
ILA Report
Regional Report/Member Info & Benefits
Programs & Services
I Have This Old Gun

American Rifleman - November 2010