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The Deringer and the Advent of "Concealed Carry" - Gun News at Guns.com

February 14, 2012
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There have been innumerable hidden weapons throughout history but the insight of Henry Deringer Junior (1786 - 1868) set the standard for small lethal pistols with his Philadelphia Deringe design. Deringer Junior, was a first generation American born in Easton, Pennsylvania. He studied as a gunsmith with his German trained father and then mastered manufacturing while he apprenticed with the Virginia Manufactory in Richmond.
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