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Rare c.1875 Colt Firearms Broadside
Front: Features the "Colt's New Model Metallic Cartridge Revolving Pistol", aka the Colt Single Action Army. Also, a complete description of the features on this revolver and also disassembly info. It's well known this is one of the most collectible Colts and an important part of this rare broadside. Below is an illustration of the "Colt's New .22 Pistol Seven Shot." This is an early 1st model .22 New Line. The company name is prominent at the bottom of the page. 
Back: Featured in full size are the illustrations of the other four calibers of "Colt's New Breech Loaders".  The calibers are:.30, .32, .38, and .41. We know them as New Lines. Original prices range from $10.00 to $13.50. Correct cartridges are also shown. This broadside is the real deal. Strictly ORIGINAL. When held to the light, it shows many pinholes and one small tape repair. Crisp, bright and not faded. A delight for any Colt collector of 19th Century weapons. Acquired from a 60 year collection. Remember, this is an actual broadside issued from Colt Firearms and NOT a newspaper or magazine ad. (Cat. #18600)
English Colt Accessories:
A nice group of accessories consisting of: An unmarked pewter oil vial - Mint L shaped screwdriver - Key - A rosewood cylinder to hold primers, patches, etc. - Rosewood handled screwdriver. Place with your British Cartridge Colts or remove the L wrench and add to your English percussion revolver case. (Cat. #18373)
Desirable CCBCo Select Six Combo Box:

Super label and all six inserts for lures are nice. Has original cloth strap to hold up lid. Exterior is exception. Usual staining and now toned to tan from original light green. Hardly a break in paper over the rear lid hinge. Cataloged from 1927-1933. NO baits. You can find all of them from this era with little effort. A list of correct lures is included. (Cat. #18325)

Scarce Brooklure Combo Box & Lures:

Great label & six box inserts. The green exterior weave pattern paper has some surface wear. Missing only on a thin line at the hinge area. 6 excellent cond. Shur-Strike lures, all with glass eyes except paint eye Darter. PE Darter. The lures are: Black Mouse; Floating Runt, Yellow Perch; Darter, Frog; River Runt, New Red Side; Baby Surf Oreno, Peanut Butter; Bass Oreno, Red/White. When these boxes are available, they are often rougher condition or have inferior lures. Usually attributed to Sears, but sold by Spiegels in Chicago. (Cat. #18323)

CCBCo Rare Intro Open Mouth Shiner Box:

Still displays a soft lavender hue, especially on the protected bottom. The black text and illustration on the box lid is lightly faded, but complete. The box is very solid, only one corner break. These are seldom available in ANY condition. NO end number. (Cat. #18332)

Shur-Strike A-4 Slant Nose Lure, Black Head/Yellow, & Box:
The lure is EX with a couple specks and a rub line barely seen on top of leading edge. Glass eyes. The A-4 yellow/green box is spectacular. A 9 on a 1-10 scale. You couldn't do better.(Cat. #18823)