Tags » 1903

Smart K-28 - Colt Model 1903 Hammerless Pocket Pistol

While looking at some airsoft pistols in a local street market, I came across a box which at first I took to contain a not very good replica of the Norinco Model 213 (a Chinese clone of the Tokarev TT-33).  2,631 more words

On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1903: US President Theodore Roosevelt shuts down post office in Indianola Miss, for refusing to accept its appointed postmistress, Minnie Cox, because she was black.

Queen St, Cardiff, 7 September 1903

To: Miss Laura Croker, 61 Friarn St, Bridgewater, Som

How’se like ee

Cardiff

December 23 in San Antonio history...

1820
Moses Austin arrives in San Antonio where he will meet with Mexican authorities to ask permission for 300 Anglo families to settle in Texas. 103 more words

Texana

On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1903: Williamsburg suspension bridge opens between Brooklyn & Manhattan.

Circus 1903 - The Next Gen Circus

Most adults would have remembered a time when a traditional circus involved a big tent outdoors, with lots of wild animals and associated smells and tramping through mud on some occasions to get to your cramped seat.   168 more words

Interesting Films & Shows

December 17th - It's All-Wright

113 years ago today the Wright brothers made a huge leap into the history books by completing the first ever powered flight. This momentous occasion may have only lasted less than the length of a 747 but it was a massively important achievement by the bicycle building brothers on the Kittyhawk Sands. 402 more words

Warbird Stories