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Unread 09-28-2023, 09:41 AM   #1
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Default Ruark's Parker

Picture isn't the greatest, but it looks like a Trojan????
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Unread 09-28-2023, 10:02 AM   #2
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No, they look like upland hunters. This is what a Trojan looks like....
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Unread 09-28-2023, 02:30 PM   #3
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No Trojan in his collection shown in "Playboy", October 1962







His Christmas present from the "Old Man" was a 16g Sauer
https://biggamelogic.com/ruarks-guns/
which he was still using in Africa
https://feathersandwhiskey.com/bwana...e-bird-master/
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Fore-end doesn’t look “Trojanesque” to me.
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Probably a loaner .
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Sure looks like a recessed hinge pin. But what do I know!
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Probably a loaner .
Robert Ruark liked accompaniment, he wasn’t a loner.
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Looks to me like a Trojan.

Nevertheless, smart guy, discriminating man with taste: he's shooting "Old Reliable".
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