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Short Fiction Oppenheim, E Phillips: Slane's Long Shots (1930); v1

Originally published as a series of short stories in Collier's Weekly. I could find no decent cover so made one of my own using my imaginary imprint "Black Museum" and one of the superb Colliers illustrations from 1930. A collection of stories featuring Slane, the aristocratic amateur detective. 1: Who Killed Montague Brest? 2: The Little Marquis 3: Mariote's Hour of Agony 4: The Thirteenth Card 5: The Man Without a Tie 6: Neap-Tide Madness 7: Not Slane's Star Turn 8: Gentleman Bill 9:...
Tags: Books, ePub Books, Bill, Colliers, Phillips, COLLIER, Oppenheim, Black Museum, Slane, Phillips Oppenheim, Montague Brest, Little Marquis


Cervical cancer and the story-telling cloth in Mali

Around the world, the arts are being used within communities to address local needs. For such projects to be most effective, program participants must: ensure that their program goals are locally-defined; research which art forms, content, and events might best feed into their program goals; develop artistic products that address their goals; and evaluate these products to ensure their efficacy. The work of the Global Alliance to Immunize Against AIDS Vaccine Foundation in Mali offers one exampl...
Tags: Books, Music, Featured, Africa, United States, Healthcare, Mali, Bill, Health & Medicine, Cervical Cancer, Melinda Gates Foundation, Bamako Mali, Art & Architecture, Ethnomusicology, A Guide For Working With Communities, Eliza Squibb


What, If Anything, has Congress Done to Curb Possession of “Bump Stocks?

Opinion What, If Anything, has Congress Done to Curb Possession of “Bump Stocks? New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- Apart from Trump’s rash, incorrigible action, what, if anything, has Congress done to curb possession of “bump stocks devices?” Curiously, Congress did attempt action to ban “bump stocks,” albeit unsuccessfully. On October 31, 2017, about one month after Paddock’s murderous assault on innocent Americans, Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), sponsored a bill, called, “Closing the Bump-Stock Looph...
Tags: Guns, Congress, America, Eu, United States, Bill, Doj, Trump, Congressional, ATF, Fitzpatrick, Brian Fitzpatrick, USCS, Gun Rights News, Arbalest Quarrel, Roger J. Katz


Democrats Unveil New Universal Background Check Bill

Democrat's War on Guns Washington, D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)- Democrats have wasted no time in introducing new control bills in the new Congressional session. Freshman Democrat Representatives have made gun-control a high priority for this session of Congress. Nancy Pelosi pledged to make gun control an express concern in exchange for the support of some of the farther left Democratic representatives. In the previous session Republicans controlled the House of Representatives and prevented anti-g...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Congress, Senate, Democrats, House, House Of Representatives, Gun Control, Mitch McConnell, John, Las Vegas, Nancy Pelosi, Bill, Abc News, Thompson, Trump


Erich Pratt of Gun Owners of America LIVE VIDEO Chat w/ Guns & Gadgets ~ WATCH HERE

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Erich Pratt, the Executive Director of Gun Owners of America will be the guest Guns & Gadgets of a LIVE online video chat this Wednesday evening, January 9, 2019, at 6:00 PM, EST. Tune into this page to watch the live feed. Wednesday evening, January 9, 2019, at 6:00 PM, EST. GOA will be on to dicuss the recenet lawsuit against the ATF and the Department of Justice to seek an injunction protecting gun owners from the arbitrary ban. This announcement can be viewed here...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Massachusetts, Marco Rubio, Bill, Department Of Justice, Goa, Trump, ATF, Gun Rights News, Ammoland TV, Gun Owners of America, Erich Pratt, Federal Commission On School Safety, Jared J Yanis, National Red Flag


Trump’s School Safety Commission Begs States for Red Flag Laws ~ VIDEO

Reporting by Jared J. Yanis USA –  -(AmmoLand.com)- Hello everybody and welcome to Guns & Gadgets, YOUR YouTube source for 2nd Amendment news. With over 20 years of experience in the law enforcement field, I have learned the numerous channels used by those who would love to see our 2nd Amendment rights stripped. Because of this, I am often able to bring you the news on new bills submitted at the local, state and federal levels that look to carry out those attacks. If you are new to the channe...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Massachusetts, Marco Rubio, Bill, Department Of Justice, Goa, Jared, Trump, Nra, Donald J Trump, Wayne Lapierre, Las Vegas Nevada, ATF, Matthew Whitaker, Gun Rights News


Missouri: [Anti]Gun Bills Pre-Filed for 2019 Session

Opinion Missouri: [Anti]Gun Bills Pre-Filed for 2019 Session Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- With the 2019 Missouri legislative session to start in a few weeks, legislators have been busy pre-filing both pro and anti-gun legislation.  The following bills have been introduced to date and we expect more in the coming weeks.Pro-Gun LegislationSenate Bill 5, sponsored by Senator David Sater (R-29), would modify and create new provisions relating to the initiative and referendum process.Senate Bill ...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Missouri, House, Bill, Brown, Fairfax, Richard Brown, Jamilah Nasheed, House Bill, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Democrats War on Guns, Bruce Franks


NBCI, Supporters Score for Bobwhites in 2018 Farm Bill

Bobwhites; Photo Credit: USFWS Washinton, DC –  -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) achieved its two top priorities in the 2018 Farm Bill—the inclusion of language encouraging USDA programs to use native vegetation (as opposed to exotic species) in its conservation programs, and an increase in the funding for Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) tree thinning and prescribed burning from $10 million in the 2014 bill to $12 million in the new bill.The native veget...
Tags: Texas, Minnesota, Guns, Washington, Usda, Dallas, Michigan, Bill, Congressional, McKenzie, CRP, Mike Conaway, Collin Peterson, Conservation News, Conservation Reserve Program CRP, Sen Debbie Stabenow


Senate Has One Week To Approve House Bill On Concealed Handgun Carry Reciprocity

Opinion Contact your Senator. The phone number to call is: (202) 225-3121. Tell your Senator you want his or her vote on national handgun carry reciprocity now Senate Has One Week To Approve House Bill On Concealed Handgun Carry Reciprocity New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- If the Bill Dies, who is to Blame?We were never so close to realizing the right of the American people to defend their lives and well-being with a firearm as we were with the passage of national concealed handgun carry reciproci...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, Senate, House, House Of Representatives, Arizona, Party, Bill, Republic, Trump, Democratic Party, United States Capitol, Kyrsten Sinema, Gun Rights News, Arbalest Quarrel


Short Fiction Wallace, Edgar: The Edgar Wallace Collection Vol 3; v1

Edgar Wallace was a prolific writer of short stories, often in the form of a series featuring the same characters and following a somewhat porous overall arc. Many of these series were collected and published many years ago: The Brigand (1927); Chick (1923); and so on. Collections of non-series short stories were also published many years ago, but these were often assembled in a rather slapdash manner with a lot of overlapping and repetition of stories. But there were many stories published in...
Tags: Books, Kindle Books, Bill, MADEIRA, Hoke, Edgar Wallace, Wallace Edgar, Edgar Wallace Collection Vol, Cat Burglar, KB The Edgar Wallace Collection


Short Fiction Wallace, Edgar: The Edgar Wallace Collection Vol 8; v1

Edgar Wallace was a prolific writer of short stories, often in the form of a series featuring the same characters and following a somewhat porous overall arc. Many of these series were collected and published many years ago: The Brigand (1927); Chick (1923); and so on. Collections of non-series short stories were also published many years ago, but these were often assembled in a rather slapdash manner with a lot of overlapping and repetition of stories. But there were many stories published in...
Tags: Books, ePub Books, Bill, Sam, Jake, Jiggs, Blaney, Edgar Wallace, Wallace Edgar


Short Fiction Wallace, Edgar: The Edgar Wallace Collection Vol 9; v1

Edgar Wallace was a prolific writer of short stories, often in the form of a series featuring the same characters and following a somewhat porous overall arc. Many of these series were collected and published many years ago: The Brigand (1927); Chick (1923); and so on. Collections of non-series short stories were also published many years ago, but these were often assembled in a rather slapdash manner with a lot of overlapping and repetition of stories. But there were many stories published in...
Tags: Books, ePub Books, Bill, Freud, George, William Jones, Edgar Wallace, Wallace Edgar, Mrs William Jones, Limp of the Clan Chen


Democrats Plan New Universal Background Check Bill

Democrats Plan New Universal Background Check Bill U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- House Democrats plan to push for universal background checks for all firearms transfers in the new session of Congress.Rep. Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) will be introducing the bill in the upcoming year. If Thompson gets his way, all private transfers would be required to go through a background check. The background check will be performed using the FBI’s flawed National Instant Background Check System.Unlike previous leg...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Congress, Senate, Fbi, Democrats, House, House Of Representatives, Gun Control, John, Bill, King, Gun Rights, Thompson, Trump, Nra


Mailman Delivers 365 Pounds of Wild Boar

by Bill Mooney Sightmark Photon RT Night Vision Scope Hog Hunting Success U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- A crazy thing happened to me on my journey to build an ultra-lightweight hog and deer slaying AR-15 and an AR-10 308 under 8 pounds. I met the local mailman; yes, a certified United States Postal Service employee.Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.That kind of mailman. Gene “Mailman Delivers” Wisnewski Harv...
Tags: Guns, Youtube, Usps, Bill, South Carolina, United States Postal Service, Gene, BSF, Odin, ATN, Shooting Industry News, Ammoland TV, Hog Hunting, Bill Mooney, Kaiser US, Hunting Video


East Meets West: Inside Range Life in California

Should you find yourself in the small Northern California wine town of Livermore, stop into newly opened Range Life, a restaurant and cocktail bar in a historic brick carriage house. The project is a collaboration between a couple from New York (Lauren Heanes-Longwell, a commercial set designer, and Waine Longwell, a mixologist from Brooklyn’s craft cocktail scene) and a couple from San Francisco (Bill Niles, the former chef at Tartine Manufactory, and sommelier Sarah Niles). Lauren, a Livermore...
Tags: Utah, Books, New York, Texas, California, Restaurants, Sacramento, San Francisco, Brooklyn, Bill, Sierra, Sarah, Marfa, Northern California, Livermore, Donald Judd


Right to Hunt and Fish Constitutional Amendment Approved by North Carolina Voters

Right to Hunt and Fish Constitutional Amendment Approved by North Carolina Voters North Carolina –-(Ammoland.com)- On November 6, voters in North Carolina approved an amendment to the state constitution to protect the Right to Hunt, Fish, and Harvest Wildlife.The amendment passed 57.18% to 42.82%. A total of 2,061,766 votes were cast “for” the amendment.Once the amendment is certified and enrolled, North Carolina will be 22nd state to constitutionally protect the Right to Hunt, Fish and Harves...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, America, SEC, Bill, North Carolina, General Assembly, Hunt, Childress, Richard Childress, Jeff Crane, Tom McInnis, Hunting News, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, Congressional Sportsmen s Caucus CSC


In Memory of Bill Harmon, Founder of Harmon Scents

Bill Harmon Ellijay, Ga – -(AmmoLand.com)- Bill Harmon, the founder of Harmon Scents, passed away Friday, October 26th, 2018 at the age of 67.Bill was born in Fairbanks, Alaska. He and his four brothers and sisters lived across the country with their military father.Bill considered Fayetteville, GA his home and spent a lot of time there growing up. He worked for Lockheed Martin for 35 years, and when he retired he spent 100% of his time running his namesake company Harmon Scents.He used to sel...
Tags: Guns, Georgia, Obituary, Bill, Lockheed Martin, Fairbanks Alaska, Fayetteville, Darlene, Georgia Bulldogs, Harmon, Shooting Industry News, Altus Brands, Altus Brands LLC, Mississippi Bill, South Carolina Alabama, Bill Harmon Founder of Harmon


Faces of SCI – Second in the Series – Member Bill Moench

Faces of SCI – Second in the Series – Member Bill Moench U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Meet Bill Moench, a citrus farmer from Terra Bella, California, SCI member of the California Sierra Chapter and avid volunteer.How did you become involved with SCI? “I became interested in SCI through the encouragement of SCI Regional Rep Orville Hudspeth. He has been a member of SCI for over 12 years and is one of the thousands of grass roots members who carry on the work of SCI right where they live. I hunt in ...
Tags: Guns, California, United States, Bill, North America, Reno Nevada, SCI, Reno Sparks Convention Center, Shooting Industry News, Safari Club International, Safari Club, Linda She, SCI Hunters, SCI Hunters ' Convention, Reno Nevada Register, Bill Moench


Calling All Hunters: Register for the 2019 Dallas Safari Club Convention Today

Dallas Safari Club Convention DALLAS, TZ – -(AmmoLand.com)- One of the world's fastest-growing outdoor conventions and expos, the DSC Convention, will return to Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center and Omni Hotel Dallas in downtown Dallas for 2019 with the theme Mogambo: Dagga Boy Danger.The dates for The Greatest Hunters' Convention on the Planet are Jan. 17-20, 2019, Thursday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.Make your plans now before events sell out. Visit ...
Tags: Facebook, Texas, Guns, Dallas, Bill, Oklahoma, Iucn, Dsc, Nra, PAUL, Jim Shockey, Oliver North, Gilley, Omni Hotel, Kay Bailey Hutchison, Shooting Industry News


Handgun Qualification & Bump Stocks Maryland Shall Issue Legislative Update

Opinon Handgun Qualification & Bump Stocks Maryland Shall Issue Legislative Update Maryland – -(AmmoLand.com)- 1. Litigation Updates: The HQL Suit UpdateThat suit was filed to challenge the Handgun Qualification License requirement and State Police regulations that ban Maryland residents from purchasing a handgun unless they jump through all the training, fingerprinting and application hoops imposed by the so-called Firearms Safety Act of 2013. We challenged these requirements on multiple gro...
Tags: New York, Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, Obama, California, Washington, Senate, Massachusetts, Dhs, United States, Hawaii, Washington Dc, New Jersey, Lawsuits, MSI


Sinking Sleaze-Bob Menendez, New Jersey Vote Him Out!

Opinion USA – -(Ammoland.com)- The metaphors don't get any better (or worse) than this:A van carrying Hillary Clinton, fresh from throwing her #MeToo sisters under the bus this weekend, crashed into a parking garage pillar on the way to a New Jersey campaign fundraiser Tuesday for beleaguered Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez. At her side was Huma Abedin, who is divorcing convicted serial sexter and underage girl stalker ex-Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner.Thankfully, no one was hurt in the accident...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Missouri, New Jersey, PAC, Medicare, Cbs, State Department, Bill, Anthony Weiner, Donald Trump, Hillary, Caribbean, Clinton


4 Nonfiction Picks for Curious Young Minds

In this day and age when facts are called into question, it’s more important than ever to encourage and support youngsters who want to know about the world they live in. I’m a big advocate of nonfiction for middle grade readers, especially books that treat kids with respect. Fortunately for today’s kids, quality nonfiction for young readers is readily available. Today I’m recommending 4 books to get you started. Contemporary Culture This Is Our Constitution: Discover America with a Go...
Tags: Books, America, Bill, Khan, Pacific Northwest, South Carolina, HMH, Beth F, Nonfiction Picks for Curious Young Minds, Khizr Khan Knopf Books, Amy Klobuchar Knopf Books YR, Kim Perez, Andy Comins, Amy Cherrix


Sightmark Photon RT Night Vision Scope – Anything But BOARing

Bill Mooney tells us all about his first time out in the field with the Sightmark Photon RT Night Vision Scope. Sightmark Photon RT Night Vision Scope Hog Hunting Success USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- My wife, Laura Mooney who writes for AmmoLand News, and I moved to South Carolina recently. On my bucket list was to hunt feral hogs regularly. Of course, I needed to build a great hog hunting rig from rifle components to the finished product with night optics. And don't you know it in walk the fine f...
Tags: Guns, Youtube, Gear, Bill, South Carolina, Joe, Gene, SSA, Hogue, Hog Hunting, AmmoLand News, Bill Read, Kevin Reese, Mansfield Texas, Sightmark, Photon RT


Stacked-Up Book Thoughts: A Mixed Reading Week

Last week, I mentioned my out-of-hand book stacks. I had truly reached the end of my rope, so I spent the entire weekend taking charge of my library. What a relief. There are advantages to waiting until you're desperate: I ended up being quite ruthless about what I kept and what I didn't. I still have a few books on the floor, but the piles are no longer a tripping hazard. Even better, I no longer have any double-stacked bookshelves. It's always a difficult and lengthy chore to cull my...
Tags: Audiobooks, Books, New York City, Manhattan, Bill Cunningham, Mystery, Catholic, Bill, Patti Smith, Smith, Greg, Robert Mapplethorpe, Cunningham, Vicki, Lu, Hamish


8 Audiobooks to Listen to in September

As you know, September is a huge publishing month, and I have a ton of books on my radar, in all three media (print, e, and audio). I'm going to do my best to read and listen to as many as I can, but I know I'm going to miss some good ones. Here are four fiction and four nonfiction audiobooks, all published in September, that have caught my eye (ear?) and are near the top of my queue. The summaries are from the publishers, but the audiobook and other notes are my own. Fiction Lake S...
Tags: Audiobooks, Books, New York, London, Greece, Obama, Scotland, White House, Boston, Massachusetts, Fiction, New York City, America, Harvard, Atlantic, New York Times


Stacked-Up Book Thoughts: A Mixed Reading Week

Last week, I mentioned my out-of-hand book stacks. I had truly reached the end of my rope, so I spent the entire weekend taking charge of my library. What a relief. There are advantages to waiting until you're desperate: I ended up being quite ruthless about what I kept and what I didn't. I still have a few books on the floor, but the piles are no longer a tripping hazard. Even better, I no longer have any double-stacked bookshelves. It's always a difficult and lengthy chore to cull my...
Tags: Books, New York City, Manhattan, Bill Cunningham, Catholic, Bill, Patti Smith, Smith, Robert Mapplethorpe, Cunningham, Lu, Hamish, Susie, Hamish Macbeth, Beth F, Graeme Malcolm


Mystery Minis: IT Series

Funko wants to help you celebrate the season of frights and ghouls by heading into the lair of Pennywise the Dancing Clown. The Mystery Minis: IT Series  includes Richie, Beverly, Eddie, Bill, Stan, Mike, Henry Bowers, Georgie, Georgie with a missing arm, Pennywise with spider legs, Pennywise with a balloon, Pennywise as a painting, Pennywise dancing, Pennywise as a zombie, and Ben with a letter. In addition, there will be exclusive versions of Pennywise, Ben, and Bill available at Hot Topic;...
Tags: Amazon, Toys, Walgreens, Bill, Mike, Ben, Beverly, Pennywise, Funko, Pennywise Ben, Pennywise Eddie


Bill Ruger, Jr., Dead

Via Knuckledraggin’, this news: Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE: RGR) mourns the loss of William B. Ruger, Jr., former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Ruger. Mr. Ruger, who was the second CEO of the Company and the son of the Company’s founder, passed away this past weekend. “We are deeply saddened by the passing of Bill, who was integral to the foundation and early success of this company,” said Chris Killoy, President and CEO of Ruger. “Bill’s 42 years of loyal service to t...
Tags: Guns, Military, Bill, Firearms, Board, Company, Ruger, Sturm Ruger Co Inc NYSE, Chris Killoy, Knuckledraggin, William B Ruger Jr, Ruger `` Bill, Bill Ruger Jr Dead


Ruger Mourns Death of Former CEO William B. Ruger, Jr.

Ruger Mourns Death of Former CEO William B. Ruger, Jr. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE: RGR) mourns the loss of William B. Ruger, Jr., former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Ruger. Mr. Ruger, who was the second CEO of the Company and the son of the Company’s founder, passed away this past weekend.“We are deeply saddened by the passing of Bill, who was integral to the foundation and early success of this company,” said Chris Killoy, President and CEO...
Tags: Guns, Bill, Board, Company, Ruger, Southport, Greensboro North Carolina, Concord New Hampshire, Harvard College, Belmont Massachusetts, Shooting Industry News, St Paul 's School, Company 's Board, Ammoland com Sturm Ruger Co Inc NYSE, Chris Killoy, William B Ruger Jr


8 Audiobooks to Listen to in September

As you know, September is a huge publishing month, and I have a ton of books on my radar, in all three media (print, e, and audio). I'm going to do my best to read and listen to as many as I can, but I know I'm going to miss some good ones. Here are four fiction and four nonfiction audiobooks, all published in September, that have caught my eye (ear?) and are near the top of my queue. The summaries are from the publishers, but the audiobook and other notes are my own. Fiction Lake S...
Tags: Books, New York, London, Greece, Obama, Scotland, White House, Boston, Massachusetts, New York City, America, Harvard, Atlantic, New York Times, Paris, Bill Cunningham



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