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    My Wife Is Going To Be Mad When She Gets Home

    So my buddy has been helping a widow liquidate her late husbands gun closet. For the last year I have listen to him talk about a Savage 99. Hes not a fan of lever guns but knows I am. So he finally got his hands on it and brought it by the house today. Its a pristine 1957 Savage 99F in .308. Sold as soon as I saw it in the driveway. Then he pulls out a 1950 WInchester 94 in 32 Special complete with a steel Lyman peep sight. I bough them both. I took a couple of quick pictures that dont do either rifle justice.
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    The 99 has a classic Redfield Bear Cub 1.75x20 scope. A couple of real classic Maine woods guns. Ill post more pictures when I have time and let you know how they shoot!

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    Nice find. use em. the former owner would like that.

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    Very nice. So take the wife shooting...maybe she'll forgive you if you let her out-shoot you

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    Send me the 99 then she will be only half as mad.

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    Done good man! ...............worth the butt chew'n.

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    That 99 is a beauty... glad you could also get the Winnie too.
    shawlerbrook and gunscrewguy like this.

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    Hey P,

    Wow! Two very, very nice rifles!!

    Good for you!

    Later, Mark
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    A lever safe 99F is a thing of beauty and joy. You did well! The 94 in 32 Special is a great gun too. Spend some time loading for it and you may find it becomes a real favorite for carrying in the bush. Very, very, nice afternoon you had there!

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    Very nice ! Take her shooting and then out to dinner.
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    Good for you. Two neat rifles.
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