ABOUT THE EDITOR
Jim Supica has served as the NRA National Firearms Museum Director in Fairfax, Virginia. He has authored or co-authored numerous firearms books, articles, and columns, including The Illustrated History of Firearms and Standard Catalog of Smith & Wesson. Numerous documentaries and television programs have featured him as a firearms authority, and he has worked as a consultant, appraiser, dealer and expert witness. Supica has served on the NRA Board of Directors and is past president of the Smith & Wesson Collectors Association and Missouri Valley Arms Collectors Association.