1918 Colt Police Positive Special

357 Magnum S&W. 32-20 cartridges (in addition to the. Colt Police Positive. Later, the development of the swing-out cylinder again saw Colt as a leading supplier of government contracts. Auction Alert! Prozzo Auction Gallery 207 North Main Street Rutland, Vt. This pistol is considered a "Black Army" Colt due to the dark finish they used in 1918. He later converted two. I have a 1887 or a 1902 Colt 45 double action revolver that has a round cover plate on the left side of the frame. The revolver is in about Fine overall condition with about 85% of its original finish remaining. 31 Caliber bullet mold for the Colt model 1849 pocket revolver. 50 Round Box Features and Specifications: Manufacturer Number: SB45D Caliber:. 45-70 Revolver Nagant M1895 Rast & Gasser M1898 RSh-12 S&W Model 1 S&W Model 3 S&W Model 10 Smith & Wesson "Triple Lock" S&W. Police Positive Heavy Frame Police Positive Special Police Positive. 22 caliber cartridges. He returned in 1908 and joined the U. The act created a department of Special Deputy Police, superintended by Major Thomas B. 38 Special on the Barrel Means the Ammo It Uses, Not the Firearm Name. Colt: Colt Commander pistol. I have an original Colt Police positive in 32 cal (shoots both 32 shorts and longs). 45 (on base of butt) 139, 350 Colt Pocket Positive. 38 Detective. com/channel/UCqWqW1xyxUT1H4sf7fGlXUQ Gun parts corp https://www. It is blued with a 4” barrel and chambered in. 38 specials. Colt Police Positive Special Pistol Grips Graphite Black Plastic With Screw. The Colt Police Positive. Why bother with technical analysis or Bonnie-busted-out-Clyde-with-this-gun historical trivia when you can click and clock John Browning’s genius. 5lb trigger. 38 Special 431,999 Colt New Service (Army, Navy, Marine). The numbers and possible prefix (or suffix) characters contain a lot of information about the weapon history but not everyone can understand them accurately. A number of Colt and Marlin-made machine guns was also provided to Italian forces during World War I to replace similar weapons lost in the retreat that followed the massive Austrian-German breakthrough at the Battle of Caporetto. 45 Junior Colt. 32 ACP - factory roll marked W. The Colt Detective Special was first produced in 1927 and last produced in 1995. Petersburg Police Dept. 38 Special on the Barrel Means the Ammo It Uses, Not the Firearm Name. Really nice Colt Police Positive 38 Spl. 38 Special Production Information: Year: Serial Number Range: Year: Serial Number Range: 1908: 1-12999: 1941: 474000-476999: 1909: 13000-22499. 32-20 Revolver 1918 is available on HiBid. One of his lesser-known acquisitions was a. 38 Old Smith and Wesson M&P 38 Special Vintage Smith and Wesson Revolver 1918 Erfurt German Military Luger Erfurt 1918 ALL NUMBERS. Excellent Colt Police Positive Target 22 Revolver Lot # 71 (Sale Order: 2 of 850) #43132; 22 cal. Seller: DGSGUNS DGSGUNS. The Police Positive Special was made to shoot longer, more powerful cartridges like the. Corporately, Colt referred to this pistol as the Model N. The Army butt number is 18132. This is a tough one and may never be reconciled. Book written by Captain Jacks great grandson John J. They can also fit 1st generation Colt Single Action guns, but will require more gunsmithing. It might be worthwhile ordering a letter on your revolver from the Colt archivist (colt, com/colt-archive) and see what turns up. This Police Positive Special is from the 1st issue, manufactured in 1918 and is chambered in the less common. 5 Image(s) Colt Police Positive 3rd Issue. 1918 Description: Colt Police Positive Special. Serial numbers on the frame and cylinder match. 32-20 cartridge. From Coltrevolver. The Colt Police Positive Special was the Police Positive with a lengthened frame and cylinder to allow using longer, more powerful cartridges like the. Bottom of butt marked by the factory ST. Colt Police Positive Special. 38 Assume It Is a Special, When It Is Not, Because the Barrel Says. According to a 1916 Colt publication, the St. "New" Colt Police Positive Special. It was also offered in. 38: Dutch Contract, blue with flush medallion checkered walnut grips, factory lanyard and original box of ammunition. Garate Anitua was a Spanish firm that operated the 1870s to the late 1930s. , Nickel Finish; Mfg. 5 Image(s) Colt Police Positive 3rd Issue. Grip panels are solid, no chips or warping. 32 & Target Police Positive. Twelve years ago, I was fortunate to be able to obtain a Colt. 32-20 Winchester and. 22 Junior Colt. 32 Double Action and. These grips are not injection molded or cast, they are handmade by the finest craftsman right here in our shop. "1","","1908","","Colt","Police Positive Special & Detective Special","" "12999","","1908","","Colt","Police Positive Special & Detective Special","" "22499","","1909. The legendary Single-action Army, the most popular Colt ever, was developed after Samuel’s death. 45 ACP 139,350 (on base of butt) Colt Pocket Positive. Colt Gold Cup pistol. Your revolver was therefore made sometime between 1918 and 1939 although there's no way to be sure as the company hasn't been around for 80 years. The leading source for examples of Old Colt Pistols, Revolvers, 1911, M1911, 1911A1, M1911A1, Government Model, National Match, 38 Super, Pocket Auto, Vest Pocket, Model 1905, Detective Special, Bankers Special, New Service, Police Positive and other Colt Firearms. This gun is an original Colt Police Positive that has a real Banker’s Special barrel screwed in. He later converted two. 460 Magnum S&W. 38 S&W caliber revolver. Petersburg Police Dept. 45 Junior Colt. 22 Ace Service. 38 Special 431,999 Colt New Service (Army, Navy, Marine). Up Next for your Bidding Pleasure is a Colt Police Positive Special Revolver Chambered in. In the very early hours of October 25, 1917, the revolution began. 32 Hand Ejector Model of 1896 and was the first Smith & Wesson revolver to feature a cylinder release latch on the left side of the frame. This Police Positive Special is a 1 st Issue, made in 1918. Woodsman and Targetsman pistols are rarely seen in so fancy a style. Blade front and notch rear sight. Great Overall Condition and Comes With a Leather Brauer Bros Holster. 38 Special cartridges. In Very Good condition overall. Very nice gun. See full list on shootingmystery. This pistol is considered a "Black Army" Colt due to the dark finish they used in 1918. 156 rear sight, fiber front, upgraded trigger, sear, hammer (special run by a friend for me) , shoots a ragged hole. It looks just like an early. Colt Model of 1911 U. Lot 029 - 1929 Colt Police Positive. Colt Police Positive. These finishes don't hold up well over time so this one is actually MUCH better than most you will see. The Beretta Model 1934 is a compact, semi-automatic pistol which was issued as a standard service firearm to the Italian armed forces beginning in 1934. 357 Magnum S&W. My guns pictured here is a 1950. Part of the Colt Army Special 38 appeal to police departments was that the revolver allowed for the use of more powerful ammunition like the. Re: Police Positive that needs a hammer « Reply #9 on: March 24, 2020, 10:50:06 am » Tornado, If you already reload. The serial number dates to 1967. Popularly called the “tommy gun,” the M1928 was effective, but its blowback operation was modified by a complex retarding mechanism that was deleted from later versions, when its large…. It has two inch barrel, 38 special, checkered grips, square butt, and silver Colt medallions on the grips First edition? Or second? Value?. It was designed for ease of carry and concealment. Captain Jack later became the Chief of the ATSF Railroad Police and the first President of the International Railroad Detective and Special Agent 1896. Colt Police Positive Special Colt Police Positive Special Mark V Colt Officer’s Model Target 1st Issue Colt Officer’s Model Target 2nd Issue Colt Camp Perry Single-Shot Colt Officer’s Model Match Colt Official Police Colt Commando Model Colt Marshall Model Colt. The Colt Detective Special was first produced in 1927 and last produced in 1995. 32 New Police. A portion of the training was dedicated to helping the officers be “good salesmen”…. -Fusil RSC M. 1918 Paper Ad Colts Revolvers Police Positive Target Army Special Pocket. The mold is marked Colt's Patent and is in very good condition with a plum-brown patina and vario. Savage 1895, Savage 1899, & Savage 99!!!! Unofficial Page for the Savage Model 1895, Savage Model 1899, and Savage Model 99 made by the Savage Arms Corporation. The Army butt number is 18132. Colt Army Special & Officers. Fine checkered trigger. While these codes have little impact on the firearms performance, they are one of the best ways to trace back the origin of the gun. All FFL laws apply. 22 LR; 100% blue, very good bore, excellent grips, 6'' barrel, Manufactured in 1929. Colt Semi -Automatic Pistols top. Mechanically fine. Also an interesting grouping of three factory engraved Colt target pistols (Lot 1593, 1603 and 1604) being two Woodsman and a Targetsman, all formerly of the Larry Mayle collection, reportedly on special order, including such features as gold finish and inlay, and ivory grips. I paid $375 out the door for a very nice circa 1967 Official Police 6" a few years ago, and less for a 1920s? Police Positive Special. S/N 135428 - manufactured in 1916, it was shipped in a batch of 1000 to the Commanding Officer at Rock Island Arsenal on November, 4 1916. It carried on the. Colvin (1918-1940) Colvin's photo can be found at the "photo gallery" of this site. 38 S&W; Colt Police Positive Revolver – Sold Log Number: 6711 Caliber:. This gun is accompanied by the original belt and holster issued to General. 1930) Colt Police Positive. A one gun shipment to Morgan Steadman, Colt’s Patent Fire-Arms Mfg. Colt manufactured 9000 of these revolvers between 1873 and 1878. Colt Police Positive Special. , With a 4" Barrel, Original Plactic Two Piece Grips, Right Panel has a Chip Absent, Serial #155204 Dates This Baby to 1918. 38 S&W (C12296) $2,495. With the exception of a couple of parts in the sear area, this is good for all 1911 type pistols. The leading source for examples of Old Colt Pistols, Revolvers, 1911, M1911, 1911A1, M1911A1, Government Model, National Match, 38 Super, Pocket Auto, Vest Pocket, Model 1905, Detective Special, Bankers Special, New Service, Police Positive and other Colt Firearms. Up Next for your Bidding Pleasure is a Colt Police Positive Special Revolver Chambered in. 99 Slide W Firing Pin, > Slide W Firing Pin, Fp Spring, Extractor For Colt Mustang. 38 99,999 Colt Police Positive Special 161,999 Colt Models 1902 Military & 1903 Pocket. These finishes don't hold up well over time. , NICKEL FINISH; MFG. PPS - I almost forgot. There are really 3 different types of Colt Police Positive: the Police Positive 32, the Police Positive 38, and the Police Positive Special. 6 For Colt, old model made before 1941, Police Positive, Police Positive Special, Detective Special, this model has a very narrow butt, narrow between trigger guard and butt stock, Grips are 1 1/2" at bottom width. 32-20 Revolver 1918 for auction. 1926 Paper Ad Colt Revolver Police Positive Army Special New Target Officers. Colt Police Positive from The Thin Man 4597WMK To: 5414WMK 1918 Click to expand This beautiful. With the exception of a couple of parts in the sear area, this is good for all 1911 type pistols. When Hillberg brought the weapon to Colt, they were fairly impressed by the design, but decided to perform some marketing survey of some police departments. sbfg 20282 1917 made for german army from 1913-1918. A brief history and disassembly of the Colt Official police Intro music: https://www. Police Positive Heavy Frame Police Positive Special Police Positive. 25 ACP it was the first serious challenge to the reign of the. The Colt Police Positive. Colt manufactured 9000 of these revolvers between 1873 and 1878. Grips are excellent. Colt Police Positive Special. Sporting Calibers. Up Next for your Bidding Pleasure is a Colt Police Positive Special Revolver Chambered in. The military scrapped the idea of a new officers’ sidearm, but Colt brought the shortened 1911 to the market and called it the Commander. 32-20 Revolver 1918 for auction. Find great deals on eBay for colt pocket positive and colt police positive. , With a 4" Barrel, Original Plactic Two Piece Grips, Right Panel has a Chip Absent, Serial #155204 Dates This Baby to 1918. Serial #757205 on Jan 18, 2020. 45 Junior Colt. 38; Smith & Wesson Safety Hammerless, Hand Ejectors; Smith & Wesson Military and Police 1902, 1903,1905, 1908 and 7 Shot; Smith & Wesson Regulation Police Model, 1911,Target, Smith & Wesson Auto Rimless Pistol. A derivative of the old Colt Police Positive, it was produced to meet the market demand for a gun that was easily concealed. , Nickel Finish; Mfg. Po Box 200 Royal AR 71968 MILLIONS OF GUN PARTS !! FAX 24 hours a Day (501)-767-2750. 5" barrelInv # 484P Serial # 155430 Action: Revolver search for items like this. Additionally it states Colt PTFA Mfg Co Hartford Connecticut USA PAT'D Aug 5, 1884, June 5, !900. The guns were produced in. HPD historian Denny Hair, the founding director of the HPD Museum, quoted from an article that once appeared in The Houston Post: “He was the largest man to ever wear a Houston police officer’s badge and uniform. Today Colt no longer makes double-action revolvers, and so, to much of the public, their offering is now largely unknown. Bottom of butt marked by the factory ST. 38 Special: Fine: $1145. PPS - I almost forgot. Colt Semi -Automatic Pistols top. 1918 Description: Colt Police Positive Special. The Colt Police Positive is a small frame double-action revolver featuring a six-round cylinder, chambered for either. I saw it at the showroom on a drive down to TX and thought it was pretty neat. 32 & Target Police Positive. View this auction and search for other auctions now on the leading online auction platform. According to a 1916 Colt publication, the St. This handgun was chambered for the. Including pre-war production, about 100,000 of the 520,000 pistols bought by the Government disappeared in the total six-years between the first orders and. Police Positive Special. 00: colt 32 s&w police positive. I have shot this fine revolver many times with about 100 rounds thru the barrel with no issues. Made in 1920. 32-20 WCF Caliber DA/SA Revolver with 4 in. In the very early hours of October 25, 1917, the revolution began. July4, 1905. The Cobra was chambered in. Colt Police Positive. This conversion added a breechplate with a firing pin and a rear sight mounted on the breechplate. Colt letter indicates that the pistol was shipped on March 14, 1968. 38: Dutch Contract, blue with flush medallion checkered walnut grips, factory lanyard and original box of ammunition. A brief history and disassembly of the Colt Official police Intro music: https://www. No 35 which we feel confident is St. 38 Old Smith and Wesson M&P 38 Special Vintage Smith and Wesson Revolver 1918 Erfurt German Military Luger Erfurt 1918 ALL NUMBERS. 45, Police Positive Special. Colt Officer's Compact 1911 Kirinite® Oyster Grips This is the finest imitation of elephant ivory, complete with the grain and texture you've come to expect from real ivory. 45 ACP 139,350 (on base of butt) Colt Pocket Positive. 38 Special: Colt Police Positive. Bottom of butt marked by the factory ST. Po Box 200 Royal AR 71968 MILLIONS OF GUN PARTS !! FAX 24 hours a Day (501)-767-2750. I have a very nice Lawman III on it's way. 32 142,999 Colt Police Positive. Action indexes and locks up tight. 5" barrelInv # 484P Serial # 155430 Action: Revolver search for items like this. SOLD - Colt's Python: King of the Seven Serpents. Adjustable front and rear sights. Also an interesting grouping of three factory engraved Colt target pistols (Lot 1593, 1603 and 1604) being two Woodsman and a Targetsman, all formerly of the Larry Mayle collection, reportedly on special order, including such features as gold finish and inlay, and ivory grips. 500 Magnum Taurus Raging Bull. Colt did make a target version of the Police Positive but NOT in the Police Positive Special. 25 Junior Colt. in February 1918, as part of l600 made in 1918. 32-20 Winchester and. 38 Special (C16395) $399. 6 For Colt, old model made before 1941, Police Positive, Police Positive Special, Detective Special, this model has a very narrow butt, narrow between trigger guard and butt stock, Grips are 1 1/2" at bottom width. A city police officer was arrested under the statute and fined $6 for committing the offense-a considerable sum in 1918. It has two inch barrel, 38 special, checkered grips, square butt, and silver Colt medallions on the grips First edition? Or second? Value?. Up close look at shooting a 1919 Colt Police Positive Special in 38 Special. 38 Special: Colt Police Positive. 1918 Log Number: 4285 Caliber:. Part of the Colt Army Special 38 appeal to police departments was that the revolver allowed for the use of more powerful ammunition like the. These grips are not injection molded or cast, they are handmade by the finest craftsman right here in our shop. The serial number of this pistol is 90502. Colt és el més fabricant d'armes més conegut en l'enginyeria, producció i comercialització de les armes de foc durant la segona meitat del segle XIX i la major part del segle XX. 38 Special,. If you need to get in contact with Customer Service, please email us at [email protected]. Comes with original Colt letter ($75 value) stating this was sent in a group of 16 guns to Baker, Murray an dImbrie Company in New York City on April 14. 1942) Colt Police Positive. 38 99,999 Colt Police Positive Special 161,999 Colt Models 1902 Military & 1903 Pocket. 38 Special Colt Police Positive Special revolver, into his first Fitz Special. Reblued with floral vine custom hand engraving. Seller: DGSGUNS DGSGUNS. Bob's Gun Shop Inc. COLT POLICE POSITIVE SPECIAL. The GLOCK 19 in 9 mm Luger is ideal for a versatile role thanks to its reduced dimensions when compared to the standard sized option. Starting with stock Colt revolvers, specifically. The military scrapped the idea of a new officers’ sidearm, but Colt brought the shortened 1911 to the market and called it the Commander. 45, Police Positive Special. La seva primera fàbrica va ser fundada en 1836 per Samuel Colt. Mechanically fine. Colt factory letter indicates that this pistol was a single gun shipment to Major J. With the exception of a couple of parts in the sear area, this is good for all 1911 type pistols. ]) 1914-1942, November 06, 1918, Night Extra, Page 15, Image 15, brought to you by Penn State University Libraries; University Park, PA, and the National Digital Newspaper Program. 38 Special (C16395) $399. Description. I have shot this fine revolver many times with about 100 rounds thru the barrel with no issues. Fitz was also a New York State Trooper, a police firearms. Colt Army Special & Officers. The Police Positive Special was made to shoot longer, more powerful cartridges like the. *Legendary Guns in Phoenix AZ 602-242-1195 Hours of operation Tuesday-Friday Click for more info. bluing 95% clean barrel and rifling,Revolver like new except for missing chip on right si for sale by Mansfield Sporting Arms LLC on GunsAmerica - 906804504. A portion of the training was dedicated to helping the officers be “good salesmen”…. This handgun was chambered for the. Excellent Colt Police Positive Target 22 Revolver Lot # 71 (Sale Order: 2 of 850) #43132; 22 cal. 1918 MODEL 1911 MILITARY It belonged to mt father in law for many years. Adjustable front and rear sights. Almost within a year or so of producing the PPS with a 2 inch barrel Colt started making the DS. The Colt Detective Special was first produced in 1927 and last produced in 1995. , SN:267410 (114723) (Handgun) Colt Police Positive 38, 6" Bbl. Re: Police Positive that needs a hammer « Reply #9 on: March 24, 2020, 10:50:06 am » Tornado, If you already reload. 99 Slide W Firing Pin, > Slide W Firing Pin, Fp Spring, Extractor For Colt Mustang. Full text of "The Representation of the people act, 1918 : with explanatory notes" See other formats. It might be worthwhile ordering a letter on your revolver from the Colt archivist (colt, com/colt-archive) and see what turns up. COLT POLICE POSITIVE TARGET - C28050. 1st generation: The Detective Special was introduced in 1927 as a variation of the Police Positive Special. 1918 Clean bore with good rifling. It looks just like an early. Colt Police Positive. Metal retains 80% of its original finish with areas of wear and freckling. Altamont Colt Single Action grips are intended to fit the 2nd & 3rd generation. Worked it in and out, 5. Re: Police Positive that needs a hammer « Reply #9 on: March 24, 2020, 10:50:06 am » Tornado, If you already reload. 45 ACP; High Standard Model 103 Supermatic Citation SOLD. 22 Combat Commander Gold Cup N. 45 Colt 170,499 Colt US Model 1917. This Police Positive Special is a 1 st Issue, made in 1918. B) Colt Police Positive Special Revolver with Holster. 38 s&w special smith & wesson us army model 1917 revlover 1944 colt official police. The Colt Detective Special was an American DA/SA revolver first produced in 1927 as a shortened version of the Police Positive Special handgun. The leading source for examples of Old Colt Pistols, Revolvers, 1911, M1911, 1911A1, M1911A1, Government Model, National Match, 38 Super, Pocket Auto, Vest Pocket, Model 1905, Detective Special, Bankers Special, New Service, Police Positive and other Colt Firearms. 22 Ace Service. The Police Positive did find a lot of favor, especially with door-rattler cops who shot relatively little but carried daily. Colt Government Model,. Hession c/o the Winchester Repeating Arms Company, New Haven, Connecticut on December 10, 1938. 38 S&W black powder cartridge. , SN:267410 (114723) (Handgun) Colt Police Positive 38, 6" Bbl. 45-70 Revolver Nagant M1895 Rast & Gasser M1898 RSh-12 S&W Model 1 S&W Model 3 S&W Model 10 Smith & Wesson "Triple Lock" S&W. 38 Special Production Information: Year: Serial Number Range: Year: Serial Number Range: 1908: 1-12999: 1941: 474000-476999: 1909: 13000-22499. -Fusil RSC M. 38 Police Positive Specials and. 45 Colt, Original condition Altered(Artillery) model, frame dates to 1876-77, was re-arsenaled during Spanish-American War at Sprngfld Arsenal, Price $4000 Colt SAA 3rd Gen in 44 Special, Unfired, LNIB condition, dates to 1976, Price $2000 Colt Police Positive in. Popularly called the “tommy gun,” the M1928 was effective, but its blowback operation was modified by a complex retarding mechanism that was deleted from later versions, when its large…. 38 Special on the Barrel Means the Ammo It Uses, Not the Firearm Name. 38 99,999 Colt Police Positive Special 161,999 Colt Models 1902 Military & 1903 Pocket. It looks just like an early. Serial # Manufacturer. 2 M1917 revolver M1892 revolver MAS 1873 revolver Magnum Research BFR. Colt Model 1911. Smooth, tight action. CATALOG IS NOW AVAILABLE!!!!!. It included a special front seat with heavy duty shocks and springs. 38 Detective. Где-то в 1926 году Фитц начал дорабатывать револьверы моделей «New Service», «Police Positive» и «Police Positive Special», делая их более пригодными для скрытого ношения. Circa 1939 production. Colt Police Positive Special; Colt Mk. colt officers 3. Colt Army Special & Officers. The military scrapped the idea of a new officers’ sidearm, but Colt brought the shortened 1911 to the market and called it the Commander. COLT POLICE POSITIVE SPECIAL. Description. 38 S&W; Restored Colt 1911 U. 38 special revolver great western arms ferrocast. 38 special revolver 1951 colt officers model special revolver 22 cal colt police positive. 38 Special; Turnbull Buntline PAST PRODUCT – No longer for sale Log Number: NA000069 Caliber:. , With a 4" Barrel, Original Plactic Two Piece Grips, Right Panel has a Chip Absent, Serial #155204 Dates This Baby to 1918. This Okay Industries Surefeed magazine is designed for use with 5. Up Next We Have a Old Colt Police Positive Special Revolver Chambered in. THE COLT’S MODEL 1903 US ARMY REVOLVER By Doug Bowser I recently had a Colt’s 1903 US Army revolver. , SN:16384 (Handgun) Colt DA 45-Cal. The leading source for examples of Old Colt Pistols, Revolvers, 1911, M1911, 1911A1, M1911A1, Government Model, National Match, 38 Super, Pocket Auto, Vest Pocket, Model 1905, Detective Special, Bankers Special, New Service, Police Positive and other Colt Firearms. FBI Special Agent, Ralph H. colt POLICE CTG has a date of july. Corporately, Colt referred to this pistol as the Model N. 156 rear sight, fiber front, upgraded trigger, sear, hammer (special run by a friend for me) , shoots a ragged hole. Holster also. Colt M1917 revolver Colt Police Positive Enfield Revolver Enfield No. The M1917/1918 also equipped Thomas Morse Scout aircraft used for advanced training at stateside bases. This drawing is representative of all the small frame Colts such as the Cobra and the Police Positive. Colt Pocket Positive. There were chambered in 8mm French and were well regarded. 223 caliber ammunition and will fit/function in AR-15 style firearms that meet military specifications. It was the successor to the Smith & Wesson. 32 & Target Police Positive. , With a 4" Barrel, Original Plactic Two Piece Grips, Right Panel has a Chip Absent, Serial #155204 Dates This Baby to 1918. Python, Trooper, Official Police, Officers Model, Target, 357, MK III, New Service, 1918 Army, with standard size grips. In some cities and towns, pedestrians were even required to carry a doctor's note verifying that they had already had and recovered from the flu and were, therefore, no longer capable of catching or spreading the disease. Password requirements: 6 to 30 characters long; ASCII characters only (characters found on a standard US keyboard); must contain at least 4 different symbols;. View Daniel Coltellaro’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. COLT POLICE POSITIVE TARGET - C28050. The Colt Detective Special was an American DA/SA revolver first produced in 1927 as a shortened version of the Police Positive Special handgun. Colt Officer's Compact 1911 Kirinite® Oyster Grips This is the finest imitation of elephant ivory, complete with the grain and texture you've come to expect from real ivory. CONDITION: Overall good. The difference is that a PPS with a 2 inch barrel will be barrel marked "38. The serial number dates to 1967. Chambered in 38 Special caliber, it is a 6 shot, double action model with fixed sights, 4 inch barrel, and hard rubber grips. Smooth, tight action. The early Colt revolvers were not a smooth as the Police Positive or Official Police versions. The first issue was manufactured from 1926 to 1972 and is quite collectible. This was in a batch of Argentine 1911's that Sarco brought into the country. I saw it at the showroom on a drive down to TX and thought it was pretty neat. Colt Police Positive Special Pistol Grips Graphite Black Plastic With Screw. 38 Special Production Information: Year: Serial Number Range: Year: Serial Number Range: 1908: 1-12999: 1941: 474000-476999: 1909: 13000-22499. Baltimore Sun: Your source for Baltimore breaking news, sports, business, entertainment, weather and traffic. Re: Police Positive that needs a hammer « Reply #9 on: March 24, 2020, 10:50:06 am » Tornado, If you already reload. The second, made in 1993, featured a barrel shroud and neoprene grips. 38 SF-VI Colt. It was also made in. The Police Positive Special was the model that Colt would use for all small frame revolvers up until the last of them were discontinued in 1995. Bore has some pits. Colvin (1918-1940) Colvin's photo can be found at the "photo gallery" of this site. While these codes have little impact on the firearms performance, they are one of the best ways to trace back the origin of the gun. 38 S&W caliber revolver. The M&P revolver and the. Colt Police Positive. 32 Hand Ejector Model of 1896 and was the first Smith & Wesson revolver to feature a cylinder release latch on the left side of the frame. 38 Assume It Is a Special, When It Is Not, Because the Barrel Says. THE COLT’S MODEL 1903 US ARMY REVOLVER By Doug Bowser I recently had a Colt’s 1903 US Army revolver. The precursor to the Detective Special was the Police Positive Special with a 2 inch barrel. Colt Police Positive. Guns & Related: Colt New Army 38 Revolver; Colt Single Action Army WCF; Colt 1862 Police 4 ½" Barrel; Colt 1849 Pocket Revolver; Colt Model 1848 Baby Dragon w/ Stagecoach Hold-up Engraved Cylinder 31 cal; Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Pocket 3 ½" Barrel 31. 22 Junior Colt. Popularly called the “tommy gun,” the M1928 was effective, but its blowback operation was modified by a complex retarding mechanism that was deleted from later versions, when its large…. I have a very nice Lawman III on it's way. 38 Special: Colt Police Positive. Corporately, Colt referred to this pistol as the Model N. 38 Special Colt Police Positive Special revolver, into his first Fitz Special. 1977 Colt Police Positive Special 4" Royal Blue. Very nice gun. Colt M1917 revolver Colt Police Positive Enfield Revolver Enfield No. Made in 1977, no box. Colt Police Positive Special; Colt Mk. 380 ACP pistol serial number 135773 - Model M. Description: Really nice Colt Police Positive 38 Spl. Colt Police Positive. Colt factory letter indicates that this pistol was a single gun shipment to Major J. The Colt Police Positive. Caliber with US Army 3rd Infantry Div. The Colt Cobra is a lightweight, aluminum-framed, double-actionshort-barrelled revolver, not to be confused with the Colt King Cobra. 22 Ace Service. Colt Police Positive from The Thin Man 4597WMK To: 5414WMK 1918 Click to expand This beautiful. ]) 1914-1942, November 06, 1918, Night Extra, Page 15, Image 15, brought to you by Penn State University Libraries; University Park, PA, and the National Digital Newspaper Program. 32 & Target Police Positive. But he didn't stop there. 38 Special Production Information: Year: Serial Number Range: Year: Serial Number Range: 1908: 1-12999: 1941: 474000-476999: 1909: 13000-22499. 32 84,999 Colt Police Positive. Bottom of handle it states St LPD No 2515. bluing 95% clean barrel and rifling,Revolver like new except for missing chip on right side lower grip (see pics) Mfg 1918 Read More. Colt letter indicates that the pistol was shipped on March 14, 1968. B) Colt Pocket Positive Double Action Revolver Manufactured in 1918 and is equipped with the Colt positive lock. It holds six shots of ammunition and was sold by Colt from 1950 until 1981. Password requirements: 6 to 30 characters long; ASCII characters only (characters found on a standard US keyboard); must contain at least 4 different symbols;. Gun retains good original blue & has fine checkered walnut grips w/light drag mark on cylinder. 32-20 WCF CALIBER DA/SA REVOLVER WITH 4 IN. Colt Officer's Compact 1911 Kirinite® Oyster Grips This is the finest imitation of elephant ivory, complete with the grain and texture you've come to expect from real ivory. This 2-inch, all-steel Colt is based on the Police Positive frame and was evidently purchased sometime before the butt shape was changed in 1934. 38 special revolver rossi model 94. For me, that's fortunately, as I'm just now really discovering the joy of Colt revolvers. Find great deals on eBay for colt pocket positive and colt police positive. A derivative of the old Colt Police Positive, it was produced to meet the market demand for a gun that was easily concealed. Smooth, tight action. The Colt serial numbers of 168811 on the yoke & frame date the revolver to 1918. 38 S&W (C12296) $2,495. IMHO, when Colt introduced the Model 1908 Vest Pocket. Reblued with floral vine custom hand engraving. 00: colt woodsman match target 22lr, 4. 5" barrelInv # 484P Serial # 155430 Action: Revolver search for items like this. It was the last in a series of revolvers that started in 1894. 22 15,899 Colt Police Positive. Colt Police Positive. I have a 1887 or a 1902 Colt 45 double action revolver that has a round cover plate on the left side of the frame. Army – Sold Log Number: 6704 Caliber:. Winchester Ammo X45ashp2 Special Buy 45 Automatic Colt Pistol (acp) 185 Gr Silv BGS: 20100 $10. See full list on shootingmystery. colt - official police 38 special. 6 For Colt, old model made before 1941, Police Positive, Police Positive Special, Detective Special, this model has a very narrow butt, narrow between trigger guard and butt stock, Grips are 1 1/2" at bottom width. Colt M1917 revolver Colt Police Positive Enfield Revolver Enfield No. The Army butt number is 18132. Grip panels are solid, no chips or warping. CONDITION: Overall good. Colt Police Positive, Excellent Cond. A portion of the training was dedicated to helping the officers be “good salesmen”…. 31 Caliber bullet mold for the Colt model 1849 pocket revolver. 38 New police,. Today Colt no longer makes double-action revolvers, and so, to much of the public, their offering is now largely unknown. 44 Special; Springfield Armory. Find great deals on eBay for colt pocket positive and colt police positive. Colt Model 608 CAR-15; Colt Mustang; Colt New Frontier. Full Details. It was novel because it used an aluminum frame and was Colt’s first pistol chambered in 9mm. Python, Trooper, Official Police, Officers Model, Target, 357, MK III, New Service, 1918 Army, with standard size grips. 32 Hand Ejector Model of 1896 and was the first Smith & Wesson revolver to feature a cylinder release latch on the left side of the frame. 32 84,999 Colt Police Positive. This Okay Industries Surefeed magazine is designed for use with 5. Seller: DGSGUNS DGSGUNS. Colt manufactured 9000 of these revolvers between 1873 and 1878. This gun is accompanied by the original belt and holster issued to General. Henry Fitzgerald, and "Fitz"), an employee of Colt Firearms from 1918 to 1944. Great Overall Condition and Comes With a Leather Brauer Bros Holster. It carried on the. Charles Brinckerhoff Richards (December 23, 1835 – April 20, 1919) was an engineer who worked for Colt's Patent Fire Arms Co. 44 Special; Springfield Armory. The military scrapped the idea of a new officers’ sidearm, but Colt brought the shortened 1911 to the market and called it the Commander. Colt's Manufacturing Company - firearms, handguns, pistols, rifles, revolvers. Breaking news and analysis on politics, business, world national news, entertainment more. 22 Combat Commander Gold Cup N. Fitz was also a New York State Trooper, a police firearms. With the exception of a couple of parts in the sear area, this is good for all 1911 type pistols. I'm not Colt crazy , but I have a pristine Detective Sp snubby and a shooter grade 1918 (or so) 4" Police Positive Special. 38 S&W; Colt Python. The work was processed on Colt Factory Order number 887. 00: colt 32 s&w police positive. 38 special revolver. Burns, Eric Roosevelt Quentin 1897 1918, Roosevelt Theodore 1858 1919, Roosevelt Theodore 1858 1919 Family, Presidents Family relationships United States, Children of presidents United States Biography, Fathers and sons Pegasus Books, 2016. There were chambered in 8mm French and were well regarded. 38 Detective. Colt Police Positive Special Colt Police Positive Special Mark V Colt Officer’s Model Target 1st Issue Colt Officer’s Model Target 2nd Issue Colt Camp Perry Single-Shot Colt Officer’s Model Match Colt Official Police Colt Commando Model Colt Marshall Model Colt. Colt Police Positive Banker’s Special Copy. 38 Special round. 32-20 Revolver 1918 for auction. 5/31/18 - This is a US Army issued Colt 1911, manufactured in 1918 with all original parts and finish. The grips are original Double Diamond checkered walnut, the Magazine is a standard 2 tone Lanyard Loop. This Police Positive Special is from the 1st issue, manufactured in 1918 and is chambered in the less common. Burns, Eric Roosevelt Quentin 1897 1918, Roosevelt Theodore 1858 1919, Roosevelt Theodore 1858 1919 Family, Presidents Family relationships United States, Children of presidents United States Biography, Fathers and sons Pegasus Books, 2016. federal, state, or local law enforcement agencies, the Police Positive was introduced into the firearms market by the Colt's Manufacturing Company in 1907. The Colt Police Positive is a small frame double-action revolver featuring a six-round cylinder, chambered for either. Sold $ 185. Colt Police Positive. Charles Brinckerhoff Richards (December 23, 1835 – April 20, 1919) was an engineer who worked for Colt's Patent Fire Arms Co. The hammer is actually shrouded. 25 Junior Colt. Gun retains good original blue & has fine checkered walnut grips w/light drag mark on cylinder. The legendary Single-action Army, the most popular Colt ever, was developed after Samuel’s death. Colt Police Positive. 32-20 Revolver 1918 for auction. Picked this up today. (C) Colt Police Positive revolver. 38 Special. I paid $375 out the door for a very nice circa 1967 Official Police 6" a few years ago, and less for a 1920s? Police Positive Special. 38 Special but able to provide slightly greater velocity depending on the load. 32 & Target Police Positive. Great Overall Condition and Comes With a Leather Brauer Bros Holster. Book written by Captain Jacks great grandson John J. Colt's Manufacturing Company - firearms, handguns, pistols, rifles, revolvers. Description: Really nice Colt Police Positive 38 Spl. 45 431, 99 Colt New Service (Army, Navy, Marine). The Colt detective special was first produced in 1927 with a starting serial number of 331000,The Colt police positive special from which the Colt detective special was derived from with the. If you need to get in contact with Customer Service, please email us at [email protected]. 45 Colt, in the same manner. The Colt Army Special 38, produced from 1908-1927, was somewhat of a misnomer since it was utilized mainly by police forces and not the U. colt - official police 38 special. 38 special revolver great western arms ferrocast. The serial number of this pistol is 90502. Holster also. 45 ACP; Restored Colt 1911 U. As a historical note, the S&W Military and Police was engaged in an intense competition with Colt's best selling Police Positive Special service revolver for both the civilian and police markets during the first half of the 20th Century. Colt Police Positive Special Pistol Grips Graphite Black Plastic With Screw. The leading source for examples of Old Colt Pistols, Revolvers, 1911, M1911, 1911A1, M1911A1, Government Model, National Match, 38 Super, Pocket Auto, Vest Pocket, Model 1905, Detective Special, Bankers Special, New Service, Police Positive and other Colt Firearms. 45, Police Positive Special. 38 S&W (C12296) $2,495. This pistol is considered a "Black Army" Colt due to the dark finish they used in 1918. The Beretta Model 1934 is a compact, semi-automatic pistol which was issued as a standard service firearm to the Italian armed forces beginning in 1934. Manufactured in 1918. This gun is accompanied by the original belt and holster issued to General. net: The generations of the Detective Special. 45 ACP, with original box, paperwork, one magazine, and a Colt letter. Popularly called the “tommy gun,” the M1928 was effective, but its blowback operation was modified by a complex retarding mechanism that was deleted from later versions, when its large…. com/channel/UCqWqW1xyxUT1H4sf7fGlXUQ Gun parts corp https://www. This pistol is accompanied by its original box. Password requirements: 6 to 30 characters long; ASCII characters only (characters found on a standard US keyboard); must contain at least 4 different symbols;. Guns -- Taxidermy -- Antiques. Colt és el més fabricant d'armes més conegut en l'enginyeria, producció i comercialització de les armes de foc durant la segona meitat del segle XIX i la major part del segle XX. Petersburg Police Dept. A city police officer was arrested under the statute and fined $6 for committing the offense-a considerable sum in 1918. Police officers were trained in first aid, firearms and other related police functions. 38 Special round. in February 1918, as part of l600 made in 1918. , where he was responsible for the development of the Colt Single Action Army revolver. 38 (in my left hand). 22 Junior Colt. 38 Special cartridge have been associated ever since. colt - pocket positive 1st issue 32 s&w. "PTFA" is a Colt abbreviation for "Patent Firearms". Later, the development of the swing-out cylinder again saw Colt as a leading supplier of government contracts. Colt Police Positive Special. Colt Police Positive, Special and Target and Pocket; Colt Single Action Army Revolver; Smith and Wesson. The question voters in Cherryville will see in November will come in the form of three separate bond deals. John Henry Fitzgerald (also known as J. Colt és el més fabricant d'armes més conegut en l'enginyeria, producció i comercialització de les armes de foc durant la segona meitat del segle XIX i la major part del segle XX. 38 Gold Cup N. Not sure why these aren't more popular. I have requested a letter from Colt Mfg. 38 Special,. 38 Special: Factory inscribed. And the third was a stainless-steel variant called the Detective Special II, or D. Full text of "The Representation of the people act, 1918 : with explanatory notes" See other formats. 1918 Description: Colt Police Positive Special. 32-20 and around $325 for a Police Positive in. The precursor to the Detective Special was the Police Positive Special with a 2 inch barrel. 32 Colt or. 38 Special (C16395) $399. 38 Colt Lightning, Colt Model 1902 Philippine Constabulary revolver, Colt New Service. 45 Colt, in the same manner. Guns & Related: Colt New Army 38 Revolver; Colt Single Action Army WCF; Colt 1862 Police 4 ½" Barrel; Colt 1849 Pocket Revolver; Colt Model 1848 Baby Dragon w/ Stagecoach Hold-up Engraved Cylinder 31 cal; Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Pocket 3 ½" Barrel 31. 38 Special and. It is blued with a 4” barrel and chambered in. Good condition with holster wear. 1918 PAPER AD 3 PG Colt Revolver Pocket Positive Army Special. cns45: up at my ranch i often have beside me as a "porch gun", while sitting on a rocking chair, having a cold one, smoking a good cigar, bs'ing and doing some game viewing, a 2 inch colt detective special or a 4 inch colt police positive special in 32 s&w long, loaded with fiocchi 100gr wadcutters, a very effective round for little pests, and a lot better choice than a 22lr.