Angler shooting entangled line from tree Will: a Stevens Pistol. The factory of the J. Stevens Arms and Tool Co. Is at Chicopee Falls, Mass. It is equipped with the finest machinery for manufacturing the celebrated Stevens riﬂes, pistols and pocket riﬂes. The highest skill is employed for boring and riﬂing these arms; and it is admitted by all familiar with the riﬂes and pistols that nowhere in the world has the art of riﬂe making been brought to a higher state of perfection than at this factory. Stevens riﬂes and pistols, from their high reputation, have found their way to every part of the civilized world, and, as a consequence, this company is in receipt of letters from various parts of the world asking for information in relation to riﬂe and pistol shooting. These questions cover a wide range of subjects. Most of our correspondents wish to know what riﬂes to select for particular purposes; the proper way to shoot a riﬂe or pistol; they inquire how to construct a suitable range; they also ask for recognized rules governing riﬂe and pistol shooting. As such information is difficult to procure, this Com pany has decided to publish in this booklet informa tion which is most frequently sought. A riﬂe is a gun, the inside of the barrel being cut with spiral grooves or channels, for the purpose of Spinning the bullets when the exploded powdercreates a gas and propels the bullet from the barrel; this Spinning motion giving range and accuracy to the bullet.