I noted that the hunter, a huge Scandinavian sitting in the bow, held his rifle, ready to hand, across his knees.
Wolf Larsen had procured a rifle and was throwing a cartridge into the barrel.
Be- fore he was ready to begin--before he had an- nounced to himself that he was about to fight-- he threw the obedient, well-balanced rifle into position and fired a first wild shot.
He had a mad feeling against his rifle, which could only be used against one life at a time.
In a dim way I heard a rifle
go off and continue to go off.
Again the former's rifle
spit angrily, and the bear turned again in his direction.
That I killed the deer,” answered the young man, with a little haughtiness, as he leaned on another long rifle
similar to that of Natty.
With the report of his rifle
the tiger stopped short in apparent surprise, then turned and bit savagely at its shoulder for an instant, after which it wheeled again toward Delcarte, issuing the most terrific roars and screams, and launched itself, with incredible speed, toward the brave fellow, who now stood his ground pumping bullets from his automatic rifle
as rapidly as the weapon would fire.
With his electric rifle
in readiness, he leaped forward through the jungle.
But Joe clung to him only the more fiercely, and they had been contending thus without the doctor seeing them for many seconds, when, suddenly the rifle
A mile away toward the east, fighting his way through the jungle along the trail taken by Malbihn when he had brought Meriem to his camp, a man in torn khaki--filthy, haggard, unkempt--came to a sudden stop as the report of Malbihn's rifle
resounded faintly through the tangled forest.
His high-powered rifle
was equipped with telescope sights and he also carried binoculars which he was in the act of using as Tarzan discovered him, either to note the effect of his last shot or to discover a new target.
hanging upon the wall caught his first attention; it was for this strange, death-dealing thunder-stick that he had yearned for months; but now that it was within his grasp he scarcely had the temerity to seize it.
Matt had dashed into the cabin and come out with a rifle
A tomahawk and scalping knife, of English manufacture, were in his girdle; while a short military rifle
, of that sort with which the policy of the whites armed their savage allies, lay carelessly across his bare and sinewy knee.