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  The Sight's M1911 .45 ACP Page
m1911a1, m1911, 1911a1, 1911 pistol,.45 ACP pistol, Colt.45 ACP, colt 45 automatic, John Browning, John M. Browning, colt 45 automatic, The Sight M1911, The Sight 1911, Sight M1911A1, 1911 45, colt 1911a1, colt m1911.45 acp, the sight 1911 pistol, the 1911 sight, The Sight M1911A1 We identify genius by its impact.
It was the 1911 in the hands of Cpl. York which brought down the German patrol, which downed the Zero for 2nd Lt. Bagget, and fought until dawn against overwhelming odds with Kouma, Basilone, and.
It was the 1911 which lay under John Dillinger’s pillow and dangled from the drunken hand of Machine Gun Kelley at his capture.
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  The Sight 1911 Maintenance Page
The 1911 is not as tolerant as some of the more modern designs in terms of the range of different bullet profiles it will reliably feed.
The fact is that the 1911 was designed to feed hardball, and no matter what you do to it there's really no way around that.
To their minds, the 1911 represents handgun perfection; it is without flaws -- without flaws, you hear me? Any criticism of the gun threatens their perceptions of the universe.
www.sightm1911.com /Care/1911_Maintain.htm   (4629 words)

 1911 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar).
April 6 - Dedë Gjon Luli Dedvukaj, Leader of the Malësori Albanians raises the Albanian flag in the town of Tuzi, Montenegro for the first time after Gjergj Kastrioti (Skenderbeg).
November 5 - After declaring war on Turkey on September 29, 1911, Italy annexes Tripoli and Cyrenaica (this act was confirmed by an act of the Italian Parliament on February 25, 1912).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1911   (2065 words)

 Hawaiian Territorial Medical Society, 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The regular monthly meeting of the Hawaiian Territorial Medical Society was held Jan. 7, 1911 in the office of the Pres., Dr. Rogers, who was in the chair.
Minutes of Meeting of Hawaiian Territorial Medical Society held in the rooms of the President, Dr. W.G. Rogers, on Feb. 4, 1911 at 8:30 P.M. Present were: Drs.
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 Search the archives | 1911 census
The 1911 Census must remain closed as a whole document until 2012, to protect personally sensitive information.
In response to great public demand The National Archives is developing an online 1911 Census service, covering most parts of the census, with an external partner; we are actively investigating the possibility of launching this digital service in 2009.
Unlike the 1911 census the 1921 census was conducted under the 1920 Census Act, which is still in force and which contains a statutory prohibition on disclosure.
www.nationalarchives.gov.uk /1911census   (0 words)

 The Coins of British India - George V (1911-1936)
On the 1911 issues of the Rupee, Half Rupee, Quarter Rupee, Two Annas and 1/4 Anna the King is shown wearing a robe with a small elephant on it.
The first year of issue (1911) has an elephant on the Kings robe that was considered to resemble a pig, thus the variety is known as the "pig rupee" (Type I).
The first year of issue 1911 shows the "pig" elephant on the King's robe, like the larger silver coins (see Rupee for photos of elephant design).
www.jfcampbell.us /india/george5/george5.htm   (908 words)

 Highlights of 1911 from Pocantico Hills School
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It was in 1911 that the first person went to the South Pole and the first Indianapolis 500 motor car race was held.
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 Custom 1911's by Hilton Yam — 1911 Parts
A very common question that I receive is “Which 1911 should I buy?” Users of all skill levels generally ask about a 1911 that they can use more or less out of the box.
Let’s face it folks, the 1911 was designed in an era where handwork was cheap and technology was expensive.
The 1911 was meant to be meticulously hand fitted for optimum function.
www.signaturegrade.com /sg/which1911.html   (870 words)

 LoveToKnow 1911
This LoveToKnow Classic Encyclopedia project works to bring to you the renowned 1911 Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica.
You can navigate this site by subject or by alphabet.
This page was last modified 00:40, 12 Mar 2007.
www.1911encyclopedia.org   (37 words)

 ipedia.com: 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica Article   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica (1911) represents in many ways the sum of knowledge at the beginning of the 20th century.
The edition is still often regarded as the greatest edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica, with many articles being up to 10 times the length of other encyclopædias.
The 1911 edition is no longer restricted by copyright, and it is available in several more modern forms.
www.ipedia.com /1911_encyclopaedia_britannica.html   (721 words)

 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Trenton in 1911 made the the steel rope used to hold up the world's longest suspension bridges and the anvils used to forge the nation's iron.
So proud, in fact, that in 1911, they proclaimed their knack for industry with a sign hung from the trusses of the lower Delaware River bridge.
In 1911, the R. Maxwell Sign Co. installed a wooden sign reading "The World Takes, Trenton Makes" on the cast iron bridge linking downtown Trenton with Morrisville, Pa. According to city historian Charles Webster, it was much smaller than today, and each painted letter glimmered with sequins.
www.capitalcentury.com /1911.html   (1542 words)

 Smith & Wesson Performance Center 1911
One of the things that 1911 match armorers were once taught to do was tighten the fit of GI slides and receivers.
In the case of the PC 1911, the barrel is machined from stainless steel bar stock, cut-rifled and finished to oversize shape, ready to be fitted by hand.
The PC 1911 is a racy rendering of a classic, built by hand from the forgings up.
www.gunsandammomag.com /ga_handguns/peak_011805   (1729 words)

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Vaudreuil Experimental [Page 2] RFC 1911 MIME Voice Profile February 1996 It is a goal of this effort to make as few restrictions and additions to the existing Internet mail protocols as possible while satisfying the user requirements for interoperability with current voice messaging systems.
Vaudreuil Experimental [Page 6] RFC 1911 MIME Voice Profile February 1996 Sender The Sender header contains the actual address of the originator if the message is sent by an agent on behalf of the author indicated in the From: field.
Vaudreuil Experimental [Page 12] RFC 1911 MIME Voice Profile February 1996 TURN Requests a change-of-roles, that is, the client that opened the connection offers to assume the role of server for any mail the remote machine may wish to send.
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1911.txt   (5326 words)

 Smith & Wesson's 1911
Colt Firearms made the gun since 1911, along with a host of other government contractors in both the WWI and WWII eras.
In plain terms, the popularity of the 1911 is as strong as ever and may actually be growing.
While the popularity of the 1911 blossomed after WWII--thanks primarily to Col. Jeff Cooper--the issue sights were among the first items addressed by custom pistolsmiths.
www.gunsandammomag.com /ga_handguns/sw_1911_0513   (2037 words)

 Taurus PT 1911
All parts on the PT 1911 are manufactured by Taurus, including the magazines and the custom-style accessories, and they are specific Taurus configurations and not copies of any other brand-name designs.
Put simply, with the PT 1911 the basic gun and all the bells and whistles were designed, manufactured, and assembled under the same direction under the same roof.
Face it; the Model 1911 pistol is such a time-proven design, and all of its manufacturing idiosyncrasies have been worked out for so long, that a gunmaker would have to be really bad to screw one up.
www.shootingtimes.com /handgun_reviews/pt_080505/index1.html   (858 words)

 The 1911 History
Accordingly, the Ordnance Department instituted a series of further experiments and informal tests which eventually resulted in the appointment of a new selection board which convened in March of 1911.
It is admittedly a difficult weapon to shoot accurately and during the early 1920's several minor changes were made in an attempt to better its handling qualities.
with a 3/4 inch shorter barrel and weighing 26 1/2 ounces as compared with 39 ounces for the Model 1911, this model was particularly designed for those who prefer lightweight but powerful handguns.
www.gunsworld.com /colt/1911_hist_us.html   (593 words)

 Events--Eugene Ely's Flight to USS Pennsylvania, 18 January 1911
The honor of hosting the landing was assigned to the Pacific Fleet's armored cruiser Pennsylvania, and the Mare Island Navy Yard constructed a temporary wooden platform over her after deck and gun turret.
At the Mare Island Navy Yard, California, in January 1911, after she had been fitted with a temporary wooden deck in preparation for Eugene Ely's airplane landing attempt.
The plane has now caught the first lines of the arresting gear, and sandbags at the ends of the lines are being pulled along the landing platform as the plane moves forward.
www.history.navy.mil /photos/events/ev-1910s/ev-1911/ely-pa.htm   (1481 words)

 1911 Parliament Act
They were no longer allowed to prevent the passage of 'money bills' and it also restricted their ability to delay other legislation to three sessions of parliament.
Asquith, who had just obtained a victory in the 1910 General Election, was in a strong position, and the king agreed that if necessary he would create 250 new Liberal peers to remove the Conservative majority in the Lords.
Faced with the prospect of a House of Lords with a permanent Liberal majority, the Conservatives agreed to let the 1911 Parliament Act to become law.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /L1911.htm   (0 words)

 1911 Society
In 1996 a meeting was held at the USPSA Limited Nationals and it was decided to form the 1911 Society, so that the 1911 Pistol could be promoted and to also insure that the Single Stack Classic would continue.
The 1911 Society has also sponsored major IPSC/USPSA and IDPA matches in the promotion of the 1911 pistol.
Late in 2005, the 1911 Society was approached by USPSA to help launch their Single Stack Division.
www.1911society.org   (0 words)

 Charles Daly - Field Enhanced 1911 A-1 .45ACP PISTOLS
Two magazines are supplied with each 1911 pistol, along with a lockable high impact carrying case.
All Daly 1911 A-1 pistols are built from the finest steels on state of the art CNC machining equipment.
Daly 1911 A-1 pistols are the most reliable, expertly crafted and affordable 1911 A-1 type pistols in the world.
www.charlesdaly.com /HTML/products/firearms/pistols/1911/1911_field.asp   (392 words)

 Online 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica and the English Cambridge Encyclopedia
The Crystal Reference Encyclopedia is written by dozens of experts in various fields of study and is composed of over 48,000 quality entries and more than 90,000 'see also' references.
The Online Encyclopedia is based on the 11th Edition Encyclopedia Britannica, first published in 1911.
This historically significant book is the last encyclopedia to offer articles in such extreme depth.
encyclopedia.jrank.org   (0 words)

 MARIPOSA GAZETTE- BIRTHS, DEATHS, MARRIAGES of 1911-12   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A marriage license was issued in Merced June 5, 1911, to Richard O. RIECH of Coulterville and Sohia K. ADAMS of Chicago.
A marriage license was issued in San Francisco on June 19, 1911, to Francis T. BASSETT of Salem, Oregon, and Annie DUNN of San Francisco.
CHOISSER- In Livingston, Merced county, October 25, 1911, to the wife of Joseph CHOISSER of Mt. Bullion, a son.
www.mariposaresearch.net /DISVIT13.html   (16806 words)

 1911 in literature - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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See also: 1910 in literature, other events of 1911, 1912 in literature, list of years in literature.
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 The AnarchAngel: The Ultimate 1911
So, in last weeks installment I asked what is the SECOND best.45 auto, because as we all should know by now, the best of all time is the John Browning 1911 and it's variants.
I've gone through what my carry 1911 is before, in the post on my champion, a Yost Customized Springfield Champion.
Conversely it would be pretty easy to move the 1911 into a 10rd stagger stack frame size without increasinggrip circumference TOO much; the only problem would be getting magazines from anyone but ParaOrdnance (and man would I love an LDA).
anarchangel.blogspot.com /2005/05/ultimate-1911.html   (753 words)

 Guns in Movies.com - 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When Browning submitted the pistol again, it was put through a "torture" test on March 3, 1911.
After all 6000 rounds, the gun would be tested with deformed cartridges before being rusted in acid and submerged in sand and mud.
Browning's handgun passed all of the tests with flying colors, and on March 29, 1911, the Colt-produced.45 automatic pistol was selected as the official sidearm of the Armed Forces of the United States of America and named "Model 1911."
www.gunsinmovies.com /guns/1911.html   (301 words)

 ARC ARTicles - Biography of Antonio Canova - the Editors of the 1911 Encyclopedia - Page 1/1   (Site not responding. Last check: )
ANOVA, ANTONIO (1757—1822), Italian sculptor, was born on the 1st of November 1757, at Passagno, an obscure village situated amid the recesses of the hills of Asolo, where these form the last undulations of the Venetian Alps, as they subside into the plains of Treviso.
He was enrolled amongst the nobility of several states, decorated with various orders of knighthood, and associated in the highest professional honours.
See the Life of Canova by Memes; that by Missirini; the Biografia by the Count Cicognara; Canova et ses ouvrages, by Quatremere de Quincy (1834); Opere scelte di Antonio Canova, by Anzelmi (Naples, 1842); Canova, by A. Meyer (1898); and La Ret azione del Canova con Napoli...
www.artrenewal.org /articles/2003/Antonio_Canova/bio1.asp   (3118 words)

 The M-1911 Pistols Organization Forums Site - Collector's Corner
The proper forum to discuss those interesting Colt 1911 commercial models, made before 1945.
A forum for 1911 pistols made under a Contract in another country, like Sistema, M/1914, Ballester-Molina, etc.
If your question is related to several of the above or of general collector's interest, this is the forum to use.
forum.m1911.org /forumdisplay.php?s=c9de298788b0d3f4900670503c4f538a&f=36   (142 words)

 1911Forum - Powered by vBulletin
Read only threads which contain valuable information on the finer art of 1911 'smithing and general information.
Discuss non-1911 firearms and 1911 related questions that DO NOT fit well in the other forums.
Discuss recent range visits (good or bad); plan a 1911 get together or inform everybody about an upcoming gun show.
www.1911forum.com /forums   (0 words)

 RFC 1911 (rfc1911) - Voice Profile for Internet Mail
RFC 1911 - Voice Profile for Internet Mail
Network Working Group G. Vaudreuil Request for Comments: 1911 Octel Network Services Category: Experimental February 1996 Voice Profile for Internet Mail Status of this Memo This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.
This memo does not specify an Internet standard of any kind.
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