Category Archives: GUN SALES

“How Are Guns Sold?” Gun Sales And Purchases

Someone left a contact comment asking for information on how guns are sold. That will necessarily involve a few words about why guns are purchased, as well. So, to begin, a gun is, as Chief Inspector Colin Greenwood commented to … Continue reading

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Thinking Of Buying A Gun? Good

By definition, a polite human society is an armed society. Millions of Americans are interested in buying a gun, and people come by searching for what kind of gun to buy. I don’t know! It depends on what you want … Continue reading

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Wal-Mart To Expand Number Of Stores Selling Guns

Wal-Mart, AKA the “Bentonville Behemoth” has announced a nearly 50% increase in the number of stores selling guns. At present, WallyWorld has some 1,300 such stores, and the company plans to expand that to over 2,000. We shall see what … Continue reading

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SOMETIMES I DO "RESEARCH"

We all know that guns have been popular for the last two years. So popular that there were more than fourteen million background checks last year. So popular that my favorite dealer, who is by no means the largest in … Continue reading

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GUNS AND AMMO SEEMS TO BE MORE AVAILABLE

The Goose Hill place had a gun sale, and seemed to be fully stocked. I got there around 9:30 and had the department to myself. My request for the doorbuster was filled promptly and at the advertised price – although … Continue reading

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HOW MUCH DOES AN AVERAGE GUN COST?

Someone visited searching for that information. Without a more detailed question; how much are rifles, how much is a shotgun; how much is a 1911, or whatever, any answer will cover a multitude of possibilities. I’m not in the business … Continue reading

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AMMO SHORT, RELOADING SUPPLIES SHORTER

Coming back from my brother-in-law’s “visitation” I stopped by the nearby goose pen. No primers, none of the powder I usually favor – and the bullet rack was also lacking anything I could use. There were still a few bags … Continue reading

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SMITH AND WESSON IS DOING WELL:

Along with the good news that gun sales are holding at a million a month comes Smith and Wesson’s quarterly report. Here’s an excerpt: “Net sales for the first fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2009 were $102.2 million, which was … Continue reading

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