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Sunday, February 1, 1981

The Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis, Mo., restauranteur Gus Kircher started carrying a gun in his restaurant after he was robbed of ...

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Sunday, February 1, 1981

The Daily News, Bangor, ME

Entering his law office in Bangor, Maine, attorney Peter A. Anderson, an NRA Life member, found a burglar ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, VA, 10/26/80

Serena Ashburn was talking on the phone when she heard glass breaking in her Chesapeake, Va., house. She ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The West County Times, Pinole, CA, 10/22/80

Awakened at 4 a.m. by the sounds of a prowler in her San Pablo, Calif., home, Ressie Page ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The Daily Sun, Yuma, AZ, 11/6/80

Walter Lundquist was rejoining his wife parked in the couple's pickup at a Yuma, Ariz., rest stop, when ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The Herald-Argus, La Porte, IN, 9/16/80

Hearing noises in the garage of his Rolling Prairie, Ind., home, Rick Gurrola picked up his shotgun, investigated, ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville, FL, 10/28/80

Jacksonville, Fla., residents J.B. and Opal Evans were asleep in their pickup camper parked in front of relatives' ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The Daily News, Lebanon, Pa., 9/25/80

A man entered the lobby of a Lebanon, Pa., hotel, approached the front desk, and shoved a shotgun ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The Reporter News, Abilene, TX, 11/20/80

Hearing noises coming from his grocery next to his Brownwood, Tex., home, Ronald Scott grabbed a shotgun and ...

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Thursday, January 1, 1981

The Advocate, Stamford, CT, 10/24/80

Hearing strange noises coming from the enclosed swimming pool attached to his Westport, Conn., house, Arnold Kaye got ...

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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.