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Doug Hamlin
Executive Director
OFFICIAL JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA
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NRA 150 Milestones:
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A French Bring-Back
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Dope Bag .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 68
Ruger LCP II Lite Rack .22 Long Rifl e Pistol
Leupold DeltaPoint Micro Red-Dot Sight
I Have This Old Gun .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 80
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EDITORIAL
Mark A. Keefe, IV
Editorial Director
Brian C. Sheetz
Editor In Chief
Kelly Young
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Evan Brune
Executive Editor
Christopher Olsen
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Hayden Foster
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ART
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COMPATIBILITY GUIDE TO OPTICS-READY PISTOLS
THE COVER: Savage bucks the bolt-action status quo
with its new Impulse straight-pull. Seen
here topped with a Leupold Mark 5HD
5-25X 56 mm FFP rifl escope, the new rifl e
has shown itself to be a serious contender
in the accuracy department. To learn more,
turn to Field Editor Jeff Johnston's story
beginning on p. 40. Design by David J.
Labrozzi. Photo by Forrest MacCormack.
Printed in the United States of America
August 2021
The World's Oldest And Largest Firearm Authority
STRAIGHT SHOOTER
SAVAGE IMPULSE
TAURUS RIDES THE RED-DOT WAVE
A REMINGTON 721 ON SAFARI
RUGER LCP II LITE RACK
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