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Chillicothe Sportsmen’s Club, Inc.
PO Box 13, Chillicothe, IL. 61523-0013
NOTICES & INFORMATION
A big THANK YOU to everyone who has reacted so positively to our notices about
SAFETY issues. It simple MUST be our first priority. An accident or bad publicity incident could cripple our Club. Once again—THANKS for your help.
2010 WORK HOURS:
INDOOR RANGE CLEAN-UP: INDOOR CLEAN-UP SCHEDULED FOR 9:00 AM ON Saturday, SEPT. 11, 2010
GROUNDS: NO OUTDOOR CLEAN-UP IN SEPT. NEXT OUTDOOR CLEAN-UP WILL BE ON OCT. 2, 2010 AT 8:00 AM.
please bring brush cutting tools, rakes, shovels, etc. Contact Steven Schneckenburger at 692-7807 if you have questions.
Please pickup targets, bottles, cans, hulls when you are done shooting as per range rules # 9 and #12.
NRA &/OR ISRA MEMBERSHIP. Are you a member of either or both of these organizations? IF NOT, WHY NOT? Join or renew in either or both of these organizations today! Their websites are: www.nrahq.org/ and www.isra.org/
NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION (NMO): You need to attend NMO to obtain your current year’s membership card & gate key. Check the enclosed calendars for dates & times. ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED OR NO INSTRUCTOR WILL BE AT THE CLUB FOR THE CLASS. For reservation or to ask any questions - Contact Charles Varnold at (309) 697-6766 or via e-mail at email@example.com
TEMPORARILY AWAY/NEW ADDRESS/NEW E-MAIL ADDRESS
ALL MEMBERS: It is YOUR responsibility to make sure that the Club has your current home address, telephone number, e-mail address, etc. If you leave town, bulk mail is not forwarded. If you don’t ask us to mail to an alternate address or to suspend your mailings until you return, & we get ‘failure to deliver’ notices on you (& return postage fees), we will drop you from the mailings until you let us know your current info or status.
If you have any questions or concerns about your Club you may contact any Club Officer listed below or any board member.
President Vice-President Secretary Treasurer
Charles Varnold Jerry Oglesby Donald Clemens Lowell Bennett
LADIES --WOMENS TARGET SHOOTING PRACTICE-- LADIES
When asked “Why don’t you shoot?”; apparently, most women reply “I’ve never been invited.”
WELL, YOU ARE NOW INVITED!!!!!!
We are going to shoot 5 targets, 10 rounds each, in 10 minute segments.
Don’t have a pistol, no problem; one will be provided.
YOU MUST PROVIDE YOUR OWN EAR AND EYE PROTECTION.
RANGE MASTER(S) WILL BE PRESENT AT ALL SESSIONS
NO MAGNUM CARTRIDGES ALLOWED
Where: CHILLICOTHE SPORTSMEN CLUB Cost: Club Member: $5.00/session
CHILLICOTHE IL 61523 Non-Member: $6.00/session
Indoor Range 50 rounds of ammunition: $2.00/session
When: First and Third Tuesday of each month Starting 10/5/10 at 6:00 p.m.
More Kathy Beluschek 309-246-2800 firstname.lastname@example.org
Info: 1725 County Road
Lacon IL 61540
Cheri McGann 309-253-4128 email@example.com
20327 N Hampton
Chillicothe IL 61523
M1 GARAND MATCH
CSC will be holding a High Power Rifle match for M1 Garands only on September 18 at 1:00 PM. Regular CMP High Power Rifle match will be held at 7:30AM. Contact Steven Schneckenburger at (309) 692-7807 or Chris Bach at (309) 256-1712 for more information.
NEXT OUTDOOR WORK PARTY
There is no outdoor work party in September. Next outdoor work party is October 2 at 8:00AM. Please bring brush/tree cutting equipment, rakes, shovels. Contact Steven Schneckenburger at (309) 692-7807 for more info.
MAUSER MATCHES from Paul Bishop
2010 King’s Shoot Results:
Autoloader: First Place – Paul Bishop, 2d – Ross Baer
Non-Autoloader: First Place – Fred Roe, 2d – Paul Bishop
Bird King – Paul Bishop
King John Wiesbrock turned over his reign to new King,Chris Bach. 1st Knight is Ross Baer and 2d Knight is Scott Harris
Congrats to All, and thanks to our outgoing King, John Wiesbrock and his wife and daughters for putting on a great match!
Mauser Match Results:
High Raw Score: 197-7X Paul Bishop M1903 Springfield
First – 205-1X Denny Fransen M48A Yugo Mauser
Second – 200-5X Fred Roe M24/47 Yugo Mauser
Third – 199-7X Paul Bishop M1903 Springfield
U.S WWII Rifle Challenge: 1st 199-3X Keith Kohler M1 Garand, 2d 199-3X Chris Bach M1 Garand,
3d 196-9X Paul Bishop M1903 Springfield, 4th 196-2X Marty Lehman M1 Garand
Our nextmatch is September 25th and the special challenge will be for rifles firing the 7.62x39 cartridge. Ammunition will be provided for your challenge relay. Mauser Matches are shot with centerfire rifles with open sights and with unimproved pre-1964 military bolt action repeaters on the SR-1 target, standing at 50 meters. Call Max Koehl at 385-1033 with any questions.
Acronyms - What the heck do they mean!!???!!?!?
Wonder what all the acronyms used out on the range and in this newsletter mean? This area of the newsletter is dedicated to helping explain these. If I forget some or misidentify them, please let me know.
SASS Single Action Shooting Society
USPSA United States Practical Shooting Association – Club Number #IL-08
DCM Department of Civilian Marksmanship (old designation)
CMP Civilian Marksmanship Program (new designation) - Club Number #52084
NMO New Member Orientation
NRA National Rifle Association - Club Affiliation Number #R0570
ISRA Illinois State Rifle Association – Club Affiliation Number #00282
WTSP Womens Target Shooting Practice (newq group at CSC)