A July 4th Weekend


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I haven’t been posting that much this weekend because I’ve been very busy, doing American July 4th types of things: mainly guns and fireworks! On Saturday, I went to the 12th Precinct Pistol and Archery Club for the range’s twice weekly bullseye target pistol league competition. Shot a pretty good 817 out of 900 with my 22 caliber pistol, and a mediocre 733 with my 45.

a view from the bench at the targets
Looking down to the targets, 50 yards away, from my bench.

On Sunday Diane and I went to Lake Fairfax, Virginia, to help our friend Lew Carroll put on a fireworks show. We have been doing this now for almost a decade and it is a lot of fun, though the day is long.

Bob Zimmerman among the fireworks
Here I am, caught on camera by my wife Diane as I help hammer the racks in place.

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