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The most welcome capture was the arms, for many of his men were armed with flintlock muskets.
A LITTLE UNION SCOUTJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS
They were armed defensively with a shield, and offensively with a curved sword, and a flintlock musket slung at the saddle-bow.
MICHAEL STROGOFFJULES VERNE
The boy followed, and then the master took his seat in the stern, with his flintlock fowling piece within reach.
DUFFELSEDWARD EGGLESTON
Flintlock rifles were the usual arm, though here and there a man had a Cramer.
MCCLURE'S MAGAZINE, JANUARY, 1896, VOL. VI. NO. 2VARIOUS
Some genius in the machine shop altered a matchlock musket to flintlock and showed the local gunsmiths how to do it.
SPACE VIKINGHENRY BEAM PIPER
He took the old flintlock to the gunsmith and had it fixed over into a cap lock, and now I was rigged out with both gun and traps.
FIFTY YEARS A HUNTER AND TRAPPERELDRED NATHANIEL WOODCOCK
I would beg father to let me take the gun (which was an old double barreled flintlock shot gun) and watch the lick.
FIFTY YEARS A HUNTER AND TRAPPERELDRED NATHANIEL WOODCOCK
He was surprised and excited, the trigger of his flintlock trade gun pulled hard, and his shot went wide.
SOUTH FROM HUDSON BAYE. C. [ETHEL CLAIRE] BRILL
The boys also took an axe and an old flintlock gun, for much of the way was then through forest.
THE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF THANKSGIVING STORIESVARIOUS
Sherman tried to commandeer those flintlock muskets from the Mexican war--several thousand of them--but Coleman got them first.
PORT O' GOLDLOUIS JOHN STELLMAN

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