Winchester 73

Winchester 73

repeating rifle manufactured by Oliver Winches-ter and widely used by the settlers of the West. [Am. Hist.: EB, X: 699]
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This was the same gun used behind the scenes of "Winchester 73" (1950) to make movie magic.
The Winchester 73 in .32-20, .38-40, or .44-40 was popular both on its own and when paired up with a revolver taking the same cartridge.
The Winchester 73 and the Henry rifle rest quietly in museums.
The names are legends in themselves: Rear Window, Destry Rides Again, Vertigo, Winchester 73 and Harvey.
In 1950, he featured in the westerns Broken Arrow and Winchester 73 with James Stewart.
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In 1950 he starred in one of his few post-war comedies, "Harvey" (which earned him a fourth Oscar bid) and "Winchester 73." The latter pic marked the first of Stewart's string of violent and psychologically complex Westerns and thrillers for, respectively, directors Anthony Mann and Alfred Hitchcock.
At Old Tucson movie studios in Arizona, maintenance crews lovingly tend to the national champion Jerusalem-thorn (Parkinsonia aculeata), which has starred opposite such luminaries as John Wayne, Jimmy Stewart, Emilio Estevez, Steve Martin, and Clint Eastwood in movies ranging from Rio Bravo and Winchester 73 to Young Guns and Three Amigos.
One Winchester 73 is a full-length, military-style musket with 30-inch barrel, (said configuration comprised a mere five percent of Model 1873 manufacture).
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