November/December 2010

Features

The Roosevelt Fox

A most important Fox goes up for auction

By: J.E. Fender

The Belle of the Belt

Traditional bobwhite hunting in Georgia’s Quail Belt

By: Douglas Bennett Lee

A Fondness for ‘Fool Hens’

Of cranberries, spruce grouse & beautiful brown-haired girls

By: George Calef

The Gun that Never Was

An over/under from a maker that “never” made one

By: David Trevallion and Vic Venters

Alberta Canadas

An early bird special in central Alberta

By: Bill Buckley

Flashback Pheasants

South Dakota hunting the way it used to be

By: Tom Huggler

Vespers

Last rites in a favorite grouse covert

By: Dr. T.C. Jennings

Modern Fowlers

Checking out the new breed of duck guns

By: Philip Bourjaily

Worldwide Webbed Feet

Following the migrations online

By: Chad Mason

Departments

From the Editor

On the passing of a literary giant: Michael McIntosh

By: Ralph P. Stuart

Letters

Scottish gunmakers, praising Doug Mann, Sporting Shot and more

Game & Gun Gazette

Remembering Michael, introducing guns, reviewing books, etc.

Game & Gun Gazette

Remembering Michael

By: David Trevallion

Game & Gun Gazette

Building a Better Boot

By: Ed Carroll

Shooting

The ageless allure of Sweet Sixteen

By: Michael McIntosh

Fine Gunmaking

Stock inletting for an Anson & Deeley boxlock

By: Steven Dodd Hughes

Hunting Dogs

Training pointing dogs with field-trial superstar Shawn Kinkelaar

By: George Hickox

Shot Talk

Testing lead shot for roundness, uniformity & hardness

By: Tom Roster

Gun Review

A Scottish round-action retirement gift, from McKay Brown

By: Bruce Buck

Guncraft

The modern re-make of the crystal cocking indicator

By: Vic Venters

Field Gear

Waterfowling waders, jackets, socks & bird-cleaning tools

By: Tom Huggler

The Major

A fool and his heat source are soon parted

By: Galen Winter

 

Ed Carroll

Ed Carroll is Shooting Sportsman's Associate Editor.

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