Category Archives: Campfire Tales

Christmas Eve 1896

A Long-Ago Tale Of Kindness Rewarded By John Taffin One of the dearest friends I have is the Pistol Packin’

When Less Is More

Well-Aged Reflections On A Shooting Life By John Taffin “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women

The Powder People

Hodgdon: Family Tradition Plus Innovation By John Taffin I must admit I couldn’t understand how so many reloaders got into

Good Guns Gone

A Requiem For USFA Single Actions By John Taffin One of the most difficult things about getting older is losing

If Guns Could Talk…

By John Taffin We’ve all come across a particularly interesting classic gun we wished could talk. But sometimes they do

Bucket List Books

These Make Good Stocking Stuffers, By The Way By John Taffin John’s top three “Bucket List Books.” Although I did

Gun Books

Part 5: Ruger By John Taffin That wonderful year of 1949 I was in the 5th grade and Harry Truman