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Sport: Who Won, Jan. 15, 1940

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» Pretty, clear-eyed Gloria Jacobs, 17, of Woodland, Calif.: the world’s pistol shooting championship for men & women, with a .22-calibre revolver at more than 25 yards; at Fort Funston, San Francisco. Score: 299 bull’s-eyes out of a possible 300. Her father, a highway patrolman, taught her to shoot. Now she teaches him.

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