Monday, August 31, 2009

Gun Play: Marx Six Shooter

Looks authentic, don't it? But it's really a cap gun, and less than four inches long to boot. Marx marketed their line of Miniature Firearms in various ways. You might find them strapped to a card, in a plastic box with the name of the gun engraved on top, or in a set with other guns. The set this came in includes a detective .38 and a tommy-gun, in addition to other Old West weapons. The Six Shooter breaks open like a real gun for loading caps, and you fire by pulling back the hammer. For some reason Marx made relatively few full-size cap guns, and nearly all of those were lightweight plastic with metal triggers and hammers. Part of the joy of toting a cap gun was feeling the weight of metal on your hip--and in your hand, so Marx missed the boat on that. On the other hand, these miniatures were cool because you could sneak them into school.


Jack said...

Most of the guns I had back in the fifties came from Chad Valley. I recall an issue in the late fifties where someone came up with a replica Remington .44 and a gold Peacemaker. It may have been Chad Valley.
Now there's a title for a BHW - 'Guns Of Chad Valley'.

Jack said...

Now that was cool - password for last comment was tallt

Dave Lewis said...

Maybe Randolph Scott is looking on from the Great Beyond.

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