The Red Ryder BB Gun

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Santa Phil and his elves present a special holiday Curator's Corner. Phil Schreier, senior curator at the National Firearms Museum, makes a live appearance in studio with Ginny Simone and Mike Zarlenga to talk about the Red Ryder BB Gun, famously featured in A Christmas Story (1983). This Daisy air rifle was themed for a comic strip that ran in the Sunday papers from 1938 to 1963 by a company that was once a windmill factory. Originally aired on 12/17/2009.

Season 11