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COLT MODELS Gun of the Month - February 2004
Colt Super .38 Pistol Serial Number 32239 (ca. 1939)
with Swartz Safety and Original Box

1939 Super .38 serial number 32239 - in new condition with original box, instructions and special instructions.  Factory letter indicates that pistol was one of five shipped January 30, 1939 to Zork Hardware Company, El Paso, Texas in a 5 gun shipment.  Letter further indicates that the pistol is "furnished with a new safety device."  The safety device to which the letter refers is the Swartz Safety.  Zork was successor to Krakauer, Moye & Zork, well known Colt dealers as early as about 1895.

Pre-war Colt Super .38

1933 Super .38 Ad


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