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Hunting: Old shotgun is a good fit

Thursday, October 4, 2012
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Less than two months ago, after my friend Dave Rooney of Saratoga Springs “forced” me into buying a 20-gauge Browning BPS slug gun, I bought yet another shotgun. It was all quite accidental. I stopped into Hart’s Trading Post in Ballston Spa to talk fishing. As always, I check out Bill’s gun racks for something I don’t need and noticed a single-shot shotgun. Its design, a bit different than most single shots, attracted me. and unfortunately, when I picked it up and shouldered it, I knew I was in trouble because it felt good....

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