S Y Dick Miller

T T 0 M EN A ND CHILDR KN FIRST" y Y bfcea traditionally asMBjrd with abandoning ships ot sep, or i l Lr iiujni- ili^aH-t-T-. Bin LÍ recent i-, qdu in the -Inwitiug "poMS indicate a pattern for the future, the cry o! "women imd (thildrm fir>l" nui nome lo deftiibe the status quo in ola y target shooting. Ami hy woDtn ami children fiM, I mean thai ihn kids and ihe ladies are fir^i îhiih [lie iii^t ifftfei, nsnil EIlui vir láij. hlrtinj;, iporlinj;, lie-mcn ly|)r-i Trill lie trjinn 1o ijulieri« nii>Ffl lar^rts tliaa tlic ahavas a ml ut ^ili.

Bi.Iiîit íliuley, wbu JLiIiiiili ta atl of a tuilier*" (litva yln, nnd JiIid al tlie ad^aïK'erl Jtpi tbïxleea iï j veli-rtn of Fou r yt-ars "ivf.T tili ilcr-»-1 f: i reu Li r ïtoud 1Í1C ïh(X)lin|: iv.rlil on if i lllle^■1i^^J i*sr b* i -ulU Miia^Iiias 250 tablet t, t>l»s ¿nntbcr pfrfcst Inmdrad ill a s!ini.t-uiï, Irh IVin Ihr Vforlld ftlhjjtaa^t -kfil ehnapjwnship. íi-.n rrj■ the hidtrtiî

aít^r a iKoot-afl \iirli J.inir- j^flty "Í PhùepLt, Arht, Charle» Wjml ni Clcriieiii. und tin- Baldwin. MieKijiiin. tkeet^hootiag aíor ken ne; Ii Stillecky,

AiJ'l nituiiiiL: lin1 nll-j;âu;e titlr Wfttïi't al! for J!»l>l>y, ^itO liail> from Ros^llí, 111111111". .<ml allfiiiî- St. John's mililary acarkmy ¡ti DvlaváA. W'i-ennstn, líe jiiiiied wilh tiaiE Al Shulcy, Jóc Bollera, K<l Malñe, -inri cht- eluillifiil J-Iy Schalz, on tînr Lincoln f'jiil. {Inn tüiili, (Chicago i five-m»ii t»m which ihoii llie ult-pjiipe A ^ ilas-s team tfipa.

As a si m (if wuriiL-iiji í»r lhe i>i¡^ I öle. Bobby hrg&t I0f> -traiiilil ill tin- 20-í.uiíe fveni. Hi' and Iiis ilaií. u plit^ân malte-ficturer (link tmir til!" giarenl-and-ehild trophy, wilh n men- ■Líiir|rl'> ternrd i>l l^t fitHI. l'ht? isn't nil eIm' Sliiilcys Ichicvpd in Vieillit wnrld eli¡'iii]jioflTÍii|i-*. i»t' the jkeet trapa a! tho PrinrBS Anne Gun Club, at Lyn nils ven. bal il does ïer>' will fi>r a »titrtrr, i lui Bahhy Sluilfv Ihü won the s 11-paille lîlli- at the age ai thirteen, t^iverín^ ihr elm ri i t>¡r.n i V aj:e hy one year. c¡iti in!h mmtler whni a Lilllr [.eapnor Viiil bo j ih-iirld'- stioottü^ ebinipíon. r)ii;k Slia I inline ;sy wa^ itir previmii' yonngcit champion, ai I lie ri|iB nl(t i^e of fnu neon.

\ -turn lir - in lin: telling of this lain. It surety i- trim thai m h cli of ihr irenietutiiiis a|i]irat of the -shooting sports lies in ihs eelabHth«! fatl thai chain pinn"h rps can in) and are WftB by men. KilUrn, anil children. Can vis« iaifljiinr tin- 1lY"t[iÎ Sçrie» Iwng won h y a t'uni of Linie Lti;iltt!?

Over on i lie d ¡ ;i off tide ¡>1 our "women am! ehiMren tir^t" Odrrative, wt liuve Katli-Iciti Fitclieli; ihr Baltimore who dropped only one of the 250 atf^WH clay* to set u new women's record in that evcnl, Amt, tncklrnlally, to uillKore a |i¡isscl oí tlaïiy

ïkeet fiiinaer». whose eu|> of glory would hç more than running over if they miglil hnhhlr on only one of (lip Üäo skçet tar^elv "trelched over three liay* of shooting. 1 lie cías;, ni i) ¿Lee1 >¡t(i»tei w!io icw« wi>ü du ría f ¡in event whidi is fired al I he r.ilc r>f ont: hundred lar^et* for eoch of two day*, I lien rmmdird ont liy a li mil iialf-century on llm tliiril dfly, ii undcnhlUc. In s híirn i ei g., ¡i is not uncommon for a gnnner tu lie up fnr any ^iven day, Imi the skref liiitioiiul" require thai I lie winning shooters be up not f«r one iUy, hot for lliree, with all the rebullanl pressure,

Ol her l.ynnhavtn skrei nsliuual^ vrîns ni lia ml arr Lei- IJrann'" profcs-sional ali-jjaugo ami overall, Harney Hartman'^ Over-ill I lii tur;-, .Mrs. Kalln-rino DinninfiV 3(t naiigi» and women's iIl-iMgmd, and fine liitle Hiouler, Miner diett'a junior 23¡:jiige titlt-

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