The term "pistol" refers to a handgun having one chamber integral with the barrel,making pistols distinct from the other main type of handgun, the revolver, which has a revolving cylinder containing multiple chambers.
Queen Elizabeth II firing a British rifle in 1993
Apollo 1 crew (Gus Grissom, Roger Chaffee, Ed White) training with Apollo capsule mockup in pool. The three later perished in the Apollo 1 launchpad fire on January
vintage everyday: Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.