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Hi Guys

Hey i just bought 6 BAR magazines and 4 of them have the Letter S on the bottom and one the letter G and one blank,so I was wondering is there any way to date the magazines using the Letters or is that a manufactures code? Any helps would be appreciated,Jay

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How to Date a BAR Magazine:

 

1) Tell it it looks real purty

 

2) Buy it a drink

 

3) Ask it to dance

 

4) Get its phone number

 

 

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WWI MAGAZINES ARE BLUED

WWII MAGAZINES ARE PARKERISED

See also wether you have a hole in the bottom

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WOODS NOW U.S MARINE CORPS ENTIRELY, our lines include now the entire Bois de Belleau. Signed, Major Shearer "Skipper" 5Th Marines, 3rd Bat - June 25th 1918

 

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How to Date a BAR Magazine:

 

1) Tell it it looks real purty

 

2) Buy it a drink

 

3) Ask it to dance

 

4) Get its phone number

:laughing1:

 

 

I don't think he meant that kind of bar Mark!! :lol:

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Hi guys,just checking back in to see if anyone has any new info.Thanks Jay

The case colored follower is a Seymour, in an email from Jim Ballou a few months ago, he explained that they (Seymour)thought they could improve feeding with a case harden follower. The BAR magazines with the drawing number on the bottom are post WW@

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