Category Archives: History

  “Photo shoot yesterday with Shane Jahn. We were trying to do a modern rendition of the famous photo of African hunter/adventurer Frederick Courteney Selous.“

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Afrikaner Luck

Somewhere south of Kimberley, South Africa… On my recent African hunt I was all set to hunt with the Mossberg Patriot rifle, in .308, and topped off with a really nice 3×9 scope. Trouble was… my scope cratered on me. Now … Continue reading

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The springbok is the national animal of South Africa. This one was taken with vintage BRNO 7×57. Neck shot at approx. 100 yards.

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Who Killed Joe Sitter?

Recently, I told the story of how US Mounted Customs Agent Joe Sitter was killed in an ambush in a remote canyon on May 23, 1915. That killing has always been blamed on the border bandit Chico Cano. But there … Continue reading

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