Friday and the air gun clan is gathering in the desert west of Boise. One of the membership showed me his Crosman 101 pictured here with an Armada for contrast.
“That’s the gun I learned to shoot with, right there”. I extracted this man’s heirloom air rifle form it’s caseal the time being careful to show it the respect it deserved. for three decades the 101 was the Crosman rifle and this one was the last of the lot. “My dad bought that for me is Sears in 1955. It was my first airgun.” You could tell that it was still was number one to him.