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[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0443]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Lt. Dan Combs of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol was demonstrating his fast draw technique when his fast got ahead of his draw."
Date: August 27, 1970
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0475]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Oklahoma Highway Patrol Lt. Dan Combs, who draws his pistol and fires in less than a tenth of a second, loads his weapon for a demonstration. He ties in his gun artistry with lectures on highway safety."
Date: June 6, 1968
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0477]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Self-protection with a gun is learned by Mrs. Bess Campbell Holmes, left photo, under the careful direction of Lt. Dan Combs, Oklahoma Highway Patrol. A 357 magnum revolver holding six shots..."
Date: September 18, 1967
Creator: Derby, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0481]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Dan Combs of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol will put on a demonstration in the use of hand guns for the Altus AFB fall Festival at Craterville Park 2-3 September."
Date: August 31, 1960
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0444]

Description: Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Dan Combs of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol will put on a demonstration in the use of hand guns for the Altus AFB fall festival at Carterville Park 2-5 September."
Date: October 28, 1960
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0482]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Capt. Dan J. Combs, known nationally as the Oklahoma Highway Patrol's No. 1 ambassador of goodwill, died early Saturday morning after suffering an apparent heart attack at his Oklahoma City home."
Date: February 21, 1976
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0463]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A bullet from the gun of Trooper Dan Combs rips apart a paper cup during fast draw demonstration Friday before 52 graduating highway patrolmen."
Date: May 11, 1962
Creator: McCarville, Mike
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0474]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Balancing the spent bullet that ripped through the chest Thursday of fast-draw artist James Rollins in Enid, Trooper Dan Combs declared, "When he gets up out of bed he can be thankful he's alive."
Date: May 11, 1962
Creator: Composing
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0461]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Dan Combs consistently fascinated audiences with his Quick reflexes and keen eye. Here, he has an attentive audience at an Oklahoma and Times Young Hunter Safety Clinic while he performs "paper cup trick"."
Date: February 24, 1976
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0458]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Handy with a gun is Dan Combs, new highway patrol trooper in the Lawton district and one of the top rifle and pistol marksmen of the state."
Date: February 5, 1956
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0473]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Faces tense, gun hands poised, the gun slingers faced forward, motionless for the moment. Two swift movements, two reports--but neither man fell. These were not gunmen from the old west but enthusiastic followers of the latest shooting sport-the quick draw contest."
Date: June 4, 1961
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0234.0460]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Weapons safety is demonstrated by Charles Renegar, department of wildlife conservation, who has rag stuffed in bolt mechanism to avoid discharging the gun."
Date: November 3, 1959
Creator: Albright, Bob
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society