Illegal Arizona

Landed in Arizona at noon. That was nice. Getting out of bed at 3 AM to make that happen was not. Rented a car and drove from Phoenix to Prescott. Stopped by Wolfe Publishing‘s new office to visit with Roberta & Dave Scovill and Lee Hoots and then drove on in to the motel in Prescott.

All those involved in the class went to dinner and Il Ling who will be a primary instructor for the class set at our table. Il Ling took her first Gunsite class from Colonel Cooper when she was in college. She has a very down to earth personality and it will be interesting to see how she handles the ladies in the class.

I would like to share more but the bed looks inviting and I am beat.

For what its worth, during our drive we did not get pulled over and asked about our citizenship status.

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Born and raised in the West Virginia hills, Richard literally grew up in the woods. He has chased coon hounds until daylight, waited out whitetails perched high in an oak, canoed the New River and hunted from the Montana Mountains to the Green Hills of Africa. During service in the Army and later as a municipal police officer and Special Agent with the railroad police, Richard obtained numerous certifications in small arms instruction. He has trained military personnel, law enforcement officers and civilians in the application of firearms for defensive, competitive and recreational use. Richard won the West Virginia Governor’s Twenty Award for law enforcement, the West Virginia National Guard State Pistol Competition and earned his Distinguished Medal with pistol. Badge turned in, Richard is now a contributing editor for several magazines. He was the compiling author of the book, Rifle Bullets for the Hunter and conceptualized and contributed to Selecting and Ordering a Custom Hunting Rifle. Richard also contributed a chapter to the John Velke book, The True Story of the Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency. Richard has patents on a riflescope reticle and a revolutionary bullet testing media. A hillbilly at heart, Richard lives on Shadowland - his shooting range in West Virginia - with the most understanding wife in the world, their three kids and a very protective ridgeback hound.
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One Response to Illegal Arizona

  1. Jim Dodd says:

    Il Ling is my favorite Gunsite instructor…jim

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