Colt Automatic Pistol and Revolver Information - 20 years of Service to Colt Firearms Collectors


Gun of the Month
Annual Archive
1999 2009
2000 2010
2001 2011
2002 2012
2003 2013
2004 2014
2005 2015
2006 2016
2007 2017
2008 Gun of the Month - February 2004
Colt Super .38 Pistol Serial Number 32239 (ca. 1939)
with Swartz Safety and Original Box

1939 Super .38 serial number 32239 - in new condition with original box, instructions and special instructions.  Factory letter indicates that pistol was one of five shipped January 30, 1939 to Zork Hardware Company, El Paso, Texas in a 5 gun shipment.  Letter further indicates that the pistol is "furnished with a new safety device."  The safety device to which the letter refers is the Swartz Safety.  Zork was successor to Krakauer, Moye & Zork, well known Colt dealers as early as about 1895.

Pre-war Colt Super .38

1933 Super .38 Ad


Gun of the Month

December 2017

Contact Us


Home | Wants | Gun of the Month | Historical Info | Instruction Sheets
Site Search| Online Bookstore | Classifieds | Colt Care | Links

Questions / Comments? Contact Us!

The Rampant Horse and Colt logos are registered
trademarks of Colt's Manufacturing Company, Inc. Hartford, CT 1996 - 2018 by Sam Lisker. All rights reserved.
Please read our online Privacy Statement
The logos and all proprietary artwork and photos are the property of Sam Lisker and may not be reproduced or distributed without expressed written permission.