LONG OUT OF PRINT- LAST AVAILABLE LOT- STILL THE BEST! THE CARTRIDGE COLLECTORS NOTEBOOK CHARLES H. YUST JR. 8 1/2 x 11 glossy soft bound 122 pages 500+ illustrations long out of print. Short run private publication of the single most comprehensive reference and identification guide to military ammuntion. Charles H. Yust was for decades a contributing author to The American Rifleman and Gun Digest. During this period he wrote the most comprehensive articles yet written describing the varieties of worldwide military ammunition. Yust was a technical intelligence employee of White and Munhall laboratories and spent the last few decades of his life as a curator at the U.S. Army ordnance museum Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Maryland. Contents; Some interesting clips, American smokeless powder cartridges, Notes on the 9 mm parabellum cartridge, Confusing cartridges, Fodder for the forty-fives, Rifle caliber explosive cartidges, Rifle caliber armor piercing cartridges, Rifle caliber incendiary cartridges, Rifle caliber cartridges with wood bullets, Rifle caliber tracer cartridges, Rifle caliber blank cartridges, Japanese long gun 1539-1905, Black powder miscellany, British cartridges, Early American cartridges, WW1 German cartridges, WW2 German cartridges, WW2 German 7.92 x 33 mm machine carbine ammunition, WW2 German ammunition charts, and German headspace guages caliber 7.92 x 57 mm. Mostly small arms ammo information but some artillery and larger caliber shells.Live and inert. NEW CONDITION. THE SINGLE BEST ONE VOLUME REFERENCE EVER PRODUCED IN THIS FIELD. COUNTRIES: U.S., Russia, Soviet Union, Germany, Japan, Italy, China, France, Poland, Hungary, Netherlands, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Romania, Sweden, Norway, Canada, Spain, Mexico, Greece, Austria, Switzerland, Turkey, Egypt, Isreal, England, etc. ****
WHEN I WAS YOUNG CHARLIE YUST WAS MY CARTRIDGE HERO AND THE WORLD'S EXPERT IN THE IDENTIFICATION OF AMMUNITION WHEN FEW OTHERS CARED. HE WROTE THE BEST ARTICLES ON THE SUBJECT AND NONE HAVE BEEN SURPASSED TO THIS DAY ! I RECOVERED HIS COPYRIGHTS FROM AMERICAN RIFLEMAN AND GUN DIGEST AND MADE THE CONNECTION TO HAVE ALL OF THESE PUBLISHED ARTICLES AND SOME NONPUBLISHED MATERIALS ASSEMBLED INTO THE MOST USEFULL CARTRIDGE COLLECTING BOOK IN THE WORLD.STEVE FULLER OF MARS PUBLISHING DID AN EXCELLENT JOB IN LAYOUT AND PUBLISHING. YEARS AGO WE BOUGHT OUT THE LAST REMAINING STOCK-THERE WILL BE NO MORE WHEN THESE ARE GONE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THIS BOOK AND YOU COLLECT MILITARY CARTRIDGES - SHAME ON YOU. YOU ARE MISSING OUT ON A GREAT DEAL OF WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW.****** THIS BOOK IS FREE TO EOD AND BOMB SQUAD UNITS AND ALL U.S. COMBAT VETERANS UPON REQUEST. IT IS ALSO FREE TO COLLECTORS 18 AND UNDER WHO SEND ME A LETTER FROM A PARENT STATING THAT THEIR CHILD HAS A SERIOUS INTEREST IN AMMUNITION AND WOULD PROFIT FROM RECEIVING THIS BOOK.**** WE PAY SHIPPING FOR ACTIVE DUTY AND RETIRED MILITARY,POLICE,EMS,UTILITY LINEMEN, FIREMEN. FARMERS AND ALL DANGEROUS PUBLIC SERVICE OCCUPATIONS; UPON REQUEST. ****SHIPPING IN THE U.S. IS $2.97, *****WELCOME TO THE CRITTENDEN SCHMITT ARCHIVES ON LINE MUSEUM AND DEACQUSITION SALE. THE ITEMS IN OUR REFERENCE COLLECTION DATE BACK TO ABOUT 1849 WHEN MY GREAT UNCLE, RALPH CRITTENDEN AND HIS PARTNER RICHARD TIBBALS CREATED THE FIRST SUCCESSFUL AMMUNITION FACTORY IN THE UNITED STATES FOR THE PRODUCTION OF DRAWN CARTRIDGES , PERCUSSION CAPS AND ALL FORMS TO AMMUNITION OF INTEREST TO THE GUN MANUFACTURING FACTORS OF THE DAY. SPENCER , SHARPS , HENRY , VOLCANIC, JENNINGS, REMINGTON, JOSLYN,WESSON,BALLARD,BACON,BLISS,WARNER AND SMITH AND WESSON ALL SOLD CRITTENDEN AND TIBBALS AMMUNITION UNDER THEIR OWN TRADE NAME. THE UNION ARMY BOUGHT MILLIONS OF CTM PERCUSSION CAPS AND HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF SPENCER CARTRIDGES DURING LINCOLN’S WAR AND ALL OF THE SPENCER AMMUNITION USED IS THE FIRST MAJOR BATTLES INCLUDING GETTYSBURGH WERE ALL MADE BY CRITTENDEN AND TIBBALS.****Over the course of the next couple of years we will be offering for sale thousands of rare specimens of museum quality many of which have never been offered for sale before and which you will likely never see for sale again. Why are we selling this archive and reference collection? After 150+ years of interest in ammunition there is no one else interested in the field in our family. My personal collecting has spanned 50 years and I am at an age when it is time to stop and pass on such activities to others.BONUS , BONUS , BONUS, BONUS, BONUS *************** CD COPY OF THE BOOK INCLUDED AT NO CHARGE UPON REQUEST !!!!!!!!!!
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