J.W. Akard / "King of Rifle Shots," / 15,000 Targets and 1,600 Small / Marbles Without a Miss." / [followed by five paragraphs of text].

Fair Play, MO: np, 1907. Printed broadside (possibly an offprint from a newspaper article), 10 1/2 x 5 inches, describing new world records set by Akard, once a "quiet and unassuming farmer" before associating himself with the Remington Arms Company. Akard (1875-1947) set many shooting records through the 1920s and made appearances with Will Rogers. Not recorded on OCLC. Folded (tears at folds, repaired on verso). Item #47059

Price: $175.00

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