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The Early days of Automatic Pistols

In the final years of the Great Depression, just before the start of World War II, only two U. S. manufacturers produced what were then known as «automatic» pistols. Foreign autoloaders were made, but relatively few were used in America. The revolver, designed and brought into common use in America, remained the most popular type of handgun.

During World War II, the American public understood the value of proficiency and knowledge related to firearms. After that devastating war was over, there was a great interest in firearms of all types, but in particular in semi-automatic pistols. Servicemen during the war

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Lt Col Donald S. Bryan

In early July 1943, I, along with 20,000 other young men, set sail aboard the Queen Elizabeth bound for war-torn England. After five quick days of zigzagging across the Atlantic avoiding stealthy German U-boats, we arrived at our new home. The 352nd Fighter Group was assigned to Bodney, a huge grass field with no runways. Cross-wind landings were a thing of the past, as we could now take off and land into the wind every time.

Our P-47s began to trickle in and arrive at Bodney, and soon all aircraft were present and accounted for. It felt good to get

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Gun Digest & THE EARLY DAYS of Automatic Pistols

In the final years of the Great Depression, just before the start of World War II, only two U. S. manufacturers produced what were then known as «automatic» pistols. Foreign autoloaders were made, but relatively few were used in America. The revolver, designed and brought into common use in America, remained the most popular type of handgun.

During World War II, the American public understood the value of proficiency and knowledge related to firearms. After that devastating war was over, there was a great interest in firearms of all types, but in particular in semi-automatic pistols. Servicemen during the war

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Farewell to old friends

The beauty of the winter is that there is time for the land to replenish with water. Rain that tails in autumn does not evaporate as the trees in many cases are losing their leaves, allowing rain to penetrate deep into the tree canopy and down into the soil.

It all takes time which has been w’ell demonstrated in my own wilderness garden. I’m downsizing thanks to the Christchurch earthquakes to allow for a building expansion next door but I had to wait for the rain so that I could lift trees and plants that I wanted to keep. The

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Observers point to coercion on premature vote

Observers from the UDF indicate mass forced premature vote. Workers living in hostels, lamented the enormous pressure to force them to go to a premature vote. By Bukhvostova, there posed puzzles, 70% voted early. The same situation was observed in student dormitories. For example BSUIR students who did not vote were not allowed in the hostel. In BSTU posed puzzles, early voting 100%. For example Kolasauski surrounded by 2-sites in four a day or more than 90% voted.In Rechitza friend electoral commission Oleg Shabetnik denied the right to sign the ballot paper. Usually it is signed by three members of

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Early vote more than 26% of voters

This figure is in the air BT filed CEC Chairman Lidia Yermoshina. The biggest characteristics premature vote achieved in Vitebsk and Gomel regions (31 and 29%, respectively), less — in Minsk — 22%.In the presidential elections in 2006 early voting 31.3% of voters — almost a third of the electorate.In 2004 elections and referendum voted early 17.39% of Belarusians, in the presidential elections in 2001 — 14.3%.According Yarmoshina now in elections House of Representatives began in regular order, without any excesses.

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Vote more students

Polling station number 510 is housed in Minsk Radio Engineering Institute. There are constantly on duty policeman and two members of the precinct commission. Commission Chairman Parafianovich Tamara says that premature vote is very intense:"We are voting residents of the area, the people who go on the weekend days of cottages and now take the opportunity of early voting. Addition, the students — the inhabitants of the hostel Radio Engineering Institute, Institute of Communications, as students of BSU Informatics and Radio Electronics. Practically speaking, intensely vote first students. In total, two-thirds — are students and one — the inhabitants of

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Why die Chernobyl liquidators in advance?

In an abandoned now in the Ministry records in the book offers sire Siliverstov Minister proposes to impose a special honey Kalinkovichsky district commission to study the situation with early mortality.According Siliverstov, especially low longevity differ former military liquidators. Of the 37 such liquidators — eleven killed, seven — at a young age became disabled, two more — sent the documents to medical expert commission on recognition of their disabilities.Meanwhile Only one military doctors liquidator disability associated with a role in minimizing the consequences of the Chernobyl disaster.

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Children’s Sexual Pathology

Puberty — a period of serious physiological changes related to emotional development and readiness of the organism to reproduce.

Puberty in boys usually occurs two years later than girls. Puberty varies greatly depending on many factors, heredity and environment (climate, diet, lifestyle, etc.) and may be different at different generations. Recently, puberty occurs earlier and more intense explosion of growth. As a result, the modern youth is higher on average of their peers of previous generations.

Normal puberty matches the time between 10 and 16 years old. At this age we should expect rapid growth and adolescent

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Gotsatlinskaya plant under construction (photo)

The report's author José Yero (Http://4044415.livejournal.com)

Under construction Gotsatlinskaya plant. Here I visited in early summer. But before these images ripe just now …

The design and preparation work for the construction of the hydroelectric power was started not so long ago — in the early 1990s. Time was, as you know, not the best, especially in Dagestan and the project abandoned. Thought of the station as early as the 2000s, and resumed construction in 2006. Here's a brief history.

To date, most of the work has already been done. Without delving into the work

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