GEORGE CAUTHEN
Photographer for the
Kansas City Journal Post




MODEL
Serial
History

Smith & Wesson 38 Double Action
374100

George Cauthen and a friend where on their way to Adrian, Missouri on August 14, 1934 , they were attacked by 2 robbers which resulted in a fight where George Cauthen took this gun from 1 of the robbers . The other robber shot Cauthen 's friend in the arm . Both robbers escaped but were later captured and sentenced to prison. George Cauthen kept this gun until he died .
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* Courtesy of The J. M. Davis Gun museum in Claremore, Oklahoma where it is now on display.
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