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Bill Wish I thought late 50's-early 60's was old I'm sure your dad's gun is priceless to you, but unfortunately to those outside your family it is nothing special.
It is a good utility shotgun, nothing special to either collectors or hunters. Oh, by the way..serial number that I can see..trigger guard appears to be black painted metal, not blued or case colored like the rest of the shotgun.
This has caused many in the church to reevaluate the biblical creation account, specifically the meaning of the word “day” in Genesis 1.
With our focus on one particular form of radiometric dating—carbon dating—we will see that carbon dating strongly supports a young earth.
Additional complications come from the burning of fossil fuels such as coal and oil, and from the above-ground nuclear tests done in the 1950s and 1960s.