The Colt Single Action Army revolver, which was adopted for service in 1873, is now the official state firearm of Arizona.
AZCentral.com reports …
Arizona is getting an official firearm – the Colt Single-Action Army revolver.
Gov. Jan Brewer on Thursday without comment signed a bill passed by the Legislature to designate the weapon as the state’s first official firearm.
Connecticut-based Colt had lobbied for the legislation.