The rifle was a terribly effective weapon in the hands of the sharpshooters.
"A Lieutenant at Eighteen" by Oliver Optic
Henry, rifle across his knees, crouched in the stern.
"The Border Watch" by Joseph A. Altsheler
All the time the rifles were spitting out their fire.
"The Kangaroo Marines" by R. W. Campbell
Uncle Dick's answer was to pass to his nephew a certain long package, which proved to be a fine rifle in a leather case.
"The Young Alaskans" by Emerson Hough
To the eastward of Abbassieh barracks, near the rifle ranges, 150 feet of stone wall had been erected.
"Khartoum Campaign, 1898" by Bennet Burleigh
We were doing a rifle parade one day at Berkhamsted, when Lieut.
"Q.6.a and Other places" by Francis Buckley
These nights on the rifle, always the rifle.
"At Plattsburg" by Allen French
Seizing his rifle, Ree instantly sprang away from the firelight.
"Far Past the Frontier" by James A. Braden
With rifles ready to open fire they waited.
"Wilmshurst of the Frontier Force" by Percy F. Westerman
He tried to lift and level his rifle; his arm collapsed and dangled broken and powerless; his rifle clattered to the forest floor.
"The Flaming Jewel" by Robert W. Chambers
If armed with rifle, he renders the rifle salute at the order or trail.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
He cleaned the rifles with much care, and got the ammunition ready.
"An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet" by A. Henry Savage Landor
Still, she started when they passed one wooden building where blue-shirted figures with rifles stood motionless in the verandah.
"The Cattle-Baron's Daughter" by Harold Bindloss
The sound of a rifle shot had drifted across the ridge to him.
"Brand Blotters" by William MacLeod Raine
Sergeant Hal approached, giving him the rifle salute.
"Uncle Sam's Boys as Sergeants" by H. Irving Hancock
The soldier so directed loaded his rifle like lightning.
"Uncle Sam's Boys in the Ranks" by H. Irving Hancock
Tom took them and examined them, and the way he drew the rifle to his face rather astonished Mr. Parsons.
"Elam Storm, The Wolfer" by Harry Castlemon
I have a revolver and two hunting rifles.
"Astounding Stories, April, 1931" by Various
But just the same, the five mile gallop had carried both horse and rider beyond range of any but the most expert rifle shot.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930" by Various
Of the former was Jasper Dodds, who was wounded in the knee by a rifle ball.
"In The Ranks" by R. E. McBride
A rifle shot had been swifter,
Less trouble a sabre thrust,
But his Fate decided fever,
And each man dies as he must.
"Camp Follower's Song, Gomal River" by Laurence Hope
Full many a deer his steady aim,
With faithful rifle slew,
But, faithful as his rifle was,
His hound was faithful, too.
"The Huntsman And His Hound" by Thomas Frederick Young
He raised the rifle to his eye,
And from the cliffs around
A sudden echo, shrill and sharp,
Gave back its deadly sound.
"The White-Footed Deer" by William Cullen Bryant
The cottage dame forbade her son
To aim the rifle here;
"It were a sin," she said, "to harm
Or fright that friendly deer.
"The White-Footed Deer" by William Cullen Bryant
And nothing they saw in the dim grey light,
But the little glow in the trees;
And they crouched in the tall cold grass all night,
Each one ready to shoot at sight,
With his rifle cocked on his knees.
"The Death Of Ben Hall" by William Henry Ogilvie
They saw but as they came sweeping onward, wave on wave,
The Rifles on the slope and the guns along the height,
But on the hollow hill, the bravest of the brave,
Grim and stern and still, waited eager for the fight.
"Basaco" by Cicely Fox Smith
Chalk up another one for the National Rifle Association (NRA).
1 Rifle Looks To Stay Undefeated Against No.
1 Rifle will look to stay on top as it hosts No.
We're 3-D printing assault rifles and fetuses.
Early in the morning on Friday, Sept 24, FBI agents in Chicago and Minnesota's Twin Cities kicked in the doors of anti-war activists, brandishing guns, spending hours rifling through their homes.
Over the weekend Right wing Republican rocker Ted Nugent got the attention of the Secret Service with an anti-Obama rant while at the National Rifle Association convention in St Louis.
Amarillo couple's daughter-in-law wins rifle gold.
It's an embarrassment to say that I've never been a good shot with a rifle and I come from Washington County.
Ted Nugent, rock star and Mitt Romney supporter, stirred up controversy during an interview at the National Rifle Assn.
Nelson Harvey Special to the Citizen Telegram Rifle, Colorado CO.
Thousands of deer are dying, and rifle season hasn't even started.
An assault rifle, semiautomatic pistols, ammo and other stuff seized in the arrest of ten alleged members of the drug cartel "Los Zetas", are presented to the press in Monterrey, Mexico, on February 9, 2012.
That is true of handguns, but the minimum age for purchases of rifles and shotguns from licensed dealers is 18.
World War II re-enactor Gary Miller of Robesonia cleans a rifle Sunday at Womelsdorf Park.
The Hokies' rifle-armed quarterback is leaving a trail of teammates suffering from damaged digits.