Trial and Error

As the Later half or the 1800’s continued on many small firms came and went, some never producing a single working model, others lasting a few years. The most notable is theĀ PercivalĀ and Smith firm which experimented with a magazine pistol and some of the first ammunition cartridges. The same Smith went on to partner with Daniel Wesson.

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