The Ithaca Gun Company: From the Beginning

The Ithaca Gun Company: From the Beginning

Humphries, Michael O

Authored by and available from: walter Claude Synder (Dept AR) 225 South Valley Road Southern Pines, NC 28387 Hardcover 8 3/4 x 11 3/4-374 pp. Price: $90 plus $6 shipping.

Originally published in 1991,Walter Synder’s The Ithaca Gun Company: From the Beginning was an informative guide to Ithaca’s complex history.With the appearance of a wealth of new information gathered through the opening of private collections and the discovery of old production journals, Synder has compiled a second edition to present the new material.

Included is a new list of serial numbers and manufacturing dates, correcting the errors found in previous serial number lists. In addition to the new listings, there are new illustrations of rare and valuable Ithacas. The photographs, along with the new information about each model, is contained in the Addendum.

Potpourri II provides an assortment of new historical information, including an improved listing of serial numbers by date of manufacture for the Flues and Knick models of single-barrel trap guns. Finally, an index has been added to facilitate your use of this volume.

-MICHAEL O. HUMPRIES

Copyright National Rifle Association of America Feb 2003

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