Smith & Wesson Model 35, 22 Long Rifle, Mfg 1957

Smith & Wesson Model 35, 22 Long Rifle, 6" inch Blue. The is also known as the 22/32 Target Model of 1953. ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************* This has an Early Serial number 40,474. The Early Diamond grip has a Different number #145,365. However; they are correct for the Era. ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************* This great small framed .22 LR pistol Features: 6" inch Pinned barrel, with the very desireable Narrow Rib, 1/10" PArtridge Front sight With Micrometer Click Rear sight, Walnut Grips with Diamond around the screw escutcheon; serrated trigger and .375 Checkered hammer, and the Flat-Latch thumbpiece cylinder release. ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************* This early Model 35 was Made in 1957, on the smaller " i " frame. ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************* Later, in 1960 the Model 35-1 was introduced and Began the " J " Frame production. ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************* The Model 35 was made 1953-1973. In serial range 101-135,465 ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************* 99.8% Lustery Blue ******************************************************************************************************************************************************************************* Originally priced at $1695