GUN Question about the gun in "Winchester 73" 1950 movie

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  1. WhiteLightning

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    I'm a rifle owner (new to the gun world) and a long time fan of Jimmy Stewart. The rifle in this film, does anyone know what caliber it is? I tried to take a screen shot, but my computer won't let me when the DVD player is open. Whatever it is, I :love: it
     
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    winchester model 1873 - but a "special" one :mamoru:
     
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    They were originally chambered in .44-40, .38-40 and .32-20 but it's hard to say
     
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    :mamoru:
     
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    np, it's a sweet looking rifle
     
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    so you plan on frequenting WMD now ? :mamoru:
     
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    why, are your man juices flowing, like there's not enough room for me or something?

    don't get too excited :ugh:
     

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