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Chapter 1 Page 3 Gun - Transcript

Image: A handgun rests on the right side of the desk with the base of the lamp slightly visible towards the front of the desk.

Narration: "It's a .45 caliber Colt M1911A1 automatic pistol designed by John Browning himself. It's a variation on the model American officers used to shoot Fritz in the Great War. I just finished cleaning it."

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Chapter 1 Page 3 Gun - Notes

The M1911A1 was popular in film noir cinema and, appropriately, World War II movies, being wielded by such actors as Humphrey Bogart, John Wayne, Frank Sinatra, Mickey Spillane as his own character Mike Hammer, and more recently by Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter and Chris Evans as Captain America.