Henry Repeating Arms Celebrates 20 Years
Of Made in America or Not Made at All
With “One of Twenty”
Big Boy .44 Magnum Edition
This Serial Number 20HENRY11
Donated by Henry Repeating Arms to
The Kids & Clays Foundation Benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities
In observance of its 20th Anniversary in 2017, Henry Repeating Arms has created a superb, highly collectible “One of Twenty” Edition of its highly popular Big Boy .44 magnum lever action rifle. The “One of Twenty” Edition will feature hand-engraving, AAA-grade American Walnut, special “One of “Twenty” serial numbers and Presentation Walnut Display Cases.
Each of the “One of Twenty” Big Boys has been donated by Henry to an organization working in support of America’s hunting and shooting sports heritage. Each will be auctioned to provide important funding in support of hunting, shooting and conservation in America.
The rifle being auctioned here is Serial Number 20HENRY11 and auction proceeds will be donated 100% to Kids & Clays Benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities.
This handsome serial number 20HENRY11 is hand-engraved just like the hand-engraved 20HENRY01 which recently auctioned on GunBroker.com for $25,225.00
The engraving on this rifle is by the internationally-known and award-winning Baron Engraving of Trumbull, Connecticut. Baron has provided custom engraving services for most of America’s major firearm manufacturers and hunting and conservation organizations including the Ducks Unlimited, the National Wild Turkey Federation, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, National Rifle Association, U.S. Military Academy at West Point and many others. Baron has also designed and engraved more than 25 one-of-a-kind firearms for the official SHOT Show Auction.
An icon in the firearms industry, Henry Repeating Arms is proudly celebrating 20 years of American manufacturing. Since 1997, Henry Repeating Arms has stood for quality, reliability and has provided award-winning customer service on a personalized level that sets the brand apart. Throughout its history, Henry Repeating Arms has had a steadfast and unwavering commitment to keeping its manufacturing operations in the United States and providing its customers with firearms that are “Made in America or Not Made at All.”
“Over the past two decades, I’ve come to realize that it’s our customers that make Henry the brand it is today,” said Anthony Imperato, President and owner of Henry Repeating Arms. “Henry is a brand that represents many different things for customers from all walks of life. It’s their stories, their passion for Henry and shooting sports that continue to push us to be the best possible firearms manufacturer we can be.”
Supporting the shooting sports has always been at the core of Henry Repeating Arms’ DNA, so Imperato felt it would be fitting to continue that tradition as the company marks its 20th anniversary. Henry has partnered with the Hunting Heritage Trust to auction the “One of Twenty” Anniversary Edition Big Boy .44 Magnum rifles with 100% of the proceeds going to non-profit organizations working to support hunting, shooting and wildlife conservation in America.
Following is the list of organizations that have received “One of Twenty” rifles, and the approximate dates when they will be listed for auction on GunBroker.com
Group 1- Oct 17- Nov 5Hunting Heritage Trust
Group 2-Nov 5-Nov 19Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies BackCountry Hunters & Anglers Boone & Crockett Club Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation Dallas Safari Club
Group 3-Nov 19-Dec 3International Hunter Education Association Kids & Clays Mule Deer Foundation Project ChildSafe Foundation
Group # 4- Dec 3-Dec 17Safari Club International Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation Wildlife Management Institute Youth Shooting Sports Alliance
Group # 5- Feb. 4 -Feb 18, 2018National Wild Turkey Federation Organizations which have received guns but are not included in the GunBroker.com schedule because they will auction their guns at special events include Ducks Unlimited, the National Rifle Association, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and USA Shooting.
“The incredible, positive impact that these organizations have had on the shooting sports industry is immeasurable and we’re proud to have the opportunity to help fund their work for years to come,” added Imperato. “Collectors and Henry enthusiasts alike will be drawn to the intricate, hand-engraved details these rifles will feature, along with their extraordinary AAA grade American Walnut and special “One of Twenty” Edition serial numbers.”
All rifles in the “One of Twenty” Edition will come with the custom Henry Walnut Wall Display shown in the listing photographs.
The High Bidder for each “One of Twenty” rifle will receive a signed “Certificate of Authenticity” from Henry Repeating Arms President Anthony Imperato certifying that the rifle was one of only 20 produced in recognition of the company’s 20Th Anniversary was auctioned to raise funds in support of America’s hunting and shooting sports heritage and highlighting the organization that benefited from the auction.
Henry collectors estimate that the “One of Twenty” edition will raise in excess of $100,000.00 for programs in support of America’s hunting and shooting sports heritage.