Message from discussion Oswald left handed shooter
From: Anthony Marsh <anthony.ma...@comcast.net>
Subject: Re: Oswald left handed shooter
Date: 25 Nov 2010 17:02:29 -0500
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On 11/25/2010 12:45 PM, tomnln wrote:
> Hey Marsh;
> Where's the PROOF that Oswald bought that holder from a cheap Army/Navy
> store ? ? ?
> WHY would he buy a holster for a 6 inch barrel when he already had a
> holster for a 2 inch barrel?
Show me the other holster. Maybe it didn't come on a belt.
Was he wearing that holster when he was arrested? Maybe if you knew
somebody who has the WC volumes you could ask him what the CE number is.
> SEE>>> http://www.whokilledjfk.net/damage_control.htm
> "Anthony Marsh" <anthony.ma...@comcast.net> wrote in message
>> On 11/24/2010 10:16 PM, bigdog wrote:
>>> On Nov 24, 3:27 pm, claviger<historiae.fi...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Is there any doubt at this point that LHO was not left-handed? Didn't
>>>> his brother Robert confirm he was right-handed? When jumped by the
>>>> police in the theater he instinctively grabbed his pistol with his
>>>> right hand.
>>> Yes I believe he was right handed. The backyard photos show his pistol
>>> holstered on his right hip, the natural position for a righty.
>>> A word of caution about drawing such a conclusion from a photo. For many
>>> years it was believed Billy the Kid was left handed because of a
>>> photo he
>>> posed for which showed his holster on his left hip. That was accepted
>>> a long time until one astute observer noticed that his Winchester rifle
>>> had the receiver on the left side, and no Winchester had been made with
>>> the receiver on the left, therefore it was clear that photo had been
>>> flipped. Billy the Kid was a righty.
>> I hate to break this to you, but Oswald was cheap. He bought that
>> holster at a cheap Army/Navy store. It is designed to be worn on the
>> right side of the body because 90% of the users are right handed.
>> Standard military issue does not make special left-handed versions,
>> only right-handed.