The saints among lawmakers in Utah propose to honour the memory of one John Browning by making the M1911 an official emblem of the state.
A fitting tribute, indeed. I'll never forget the abject joy of the moment I first fired a 1911. Holly and JPG said my face lit up. My face hurt the next day from grinning. What a fitting tribute to a brilliant gunmaker, bless 'im.
h/t to Thud