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Air guns -- a great way to introduce youth to shooting

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When you were a kid, you probably had a BB gun. Mine was a Buck Jones special, made by Daisy Manufacturing Company of Rogers, Ark. Daisy is no little outfit. It is huge, and owns patents on a full range of shooting products. Daisy air rifles spewed out a pellet, which is midway in size between #2 and #4 shot. Originally lead with a bit of antimony for hardness, Daisy began washing the pellets with liquefied copper, so they're a beautiful gold color.

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