Once they proved they could responsibly handle a BB or pellet gun, parents often followed up with a shiny Marlin 22 rifle for a special birthday or Christmas present. The small-caliber rifle furnished an introduction to hunting squirrels , rabbits, and other small game. It also provided hours of enjoyment with target practice and unofficial shooting competitions. Among the many choices on the market, the Marlin 22 rifle proved one of the most popular, especially the Model
Montana Bullet Works Gunblast. The Story of Marlin and the Levergun. The Marlin levergun is poised, almost at port-arms, ready to snap to the rider's bestubbled face and deal the unseen threat a leaden blow.
Privacy Terms. Quick links. For Marlin Rimfire Rifles [non-serialized]: From thru Marlins rimfire rifles other than the 39 series lever actions used a two letter date code that was stamped on the barrel. This date code is different than the one already listed, as Marlin rimfire rifles other than the model 39 series did not have a serial numbers until required to by Law after The first letter of the date code represented the month of manufacture while the second letter indicated the year.