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Sharpshooters

People have eyes but some can see well than others.

Annie Oakley was a sharpshooter. Remember the guns she used were rifles of the nineteen hundred era. 252 more words

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Annie Oakley


Sharp-shooter Annie Oakley showed us all what women can do with her excellent marksmanship and flare for performing. She learned how to shoot out of the necessity of poverty as a child and hunted game to feed her family and to sell, eventually managing to pay off her family’s mortgage with the money she made. 335 more words

just call me Annie.

its no secret that gun control is, in my opinion, an over publicized issue in this country. i personally think we should revert back to how the west was won… that being said, i shot my first gun this past weekend! 93 more words

ANYTHING YOU CAN "GUN DOWN"... I CAN GUN DOWN BETTER!

THE FOOL BELIEVES ANYTHING ANYONE GUN DOWN, HE CAN GUN DOWN BETTER

 

Of course, it has happened again… Where are the lights, cameras … action? Please… another drive-by shooting in Chicago last evening!

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3 Gun Class!

Hey Ladies, here is a great class for you!

Have you been thinking about purchasing a new handgun, rifle or shotgun, but not sure which direction to go?   172 more words

Just For Women

not my first rodeo?

by far

my favorite question

when

purchasing

life insurance

was

‘are you in a rodeo?’

and

 i had

to laugh out loud

for

i’m not a fan… 58 more words

Life

Annie Oakley: Little Sure Shot.

In the “About” section of this blog I mention doing occasional “Beyond The Books” special features concerning historical and cultural topics outside of literature. I’m kicking off that feature today with a quick look at an important Ohioan, whose birthday is today: legendary sharpshooter Annie Oakley, born Phoebe Ann Mosey on August 13, 1860 in Darke County, Ohio. 698 more words