CONTENTS // FEATURES 24 NRA Board Resolution During the September NRA Board of Directors Meeting in Arlington, VA, Board members reafﬁrmed the Association's commitment to the shooting sports. By NRA Staff 28 CMP Gun Shortage? Art shares feedback from CMP on false rumors concerning the inventory and availability of vintage military riﬂes for sale. By Art Merrill 30 Inaugural Cover Photo Contest Twenty-three coaches, shooters, parents and public relations staff members contributed to the magazine's ﬁrst cover photo contest. Looks like the birth of a new tradition, so start saving your favorite photos for the 2014 contest. By Chip Lohman ON THE COVER Our ﬁrst annual cover contest netted two submissions from the National Matches Junior Smallbore Camp at Camp Perry. On the cover, 14-year-old twins Dana and Abby Buesseler pose with their standing position practice targets. See page 30 for the complete story. Cover Photo: Russ Evans A Publication of the National Riﬂe Association of America Wayne R. LaPierre Executive Vice President 6 SSUSA DECEMBER 2013 The NRA, the foremost guardian of the traditional American right to "keep and bear arms," believes every law-abiding citizen is entitled to the ownership and legal use of ﬁrearms, and that every reputable gun owner should be an NRA member.