Thank You for My Henry!

The recipient of one of Sporting Classics’ 35th anniversary Henrys expresses his gratitude.

Thomas Belanger, recipient of one of Sporting Classics' 35th anniversary Henry rifles.

 

Dear Sporting Classics,

To say it mildly, to be one of the winners of the 35th anniversary Henry rifles is an extreme honor. When I saw the announcement that the winners were drawn, I remembered I had entered this contest. As I eagerly checked out who the winners were, I immediately scrolled down to the last paragraph, figuring the full names of the winners would be there.

When I read the names “Gary & Thomas,” I said, “No way. Nope, it can’t be me.” I said to myself, “This must be some dork with the same first name as mine.” When I shot back up to the first paragraph, I couldn’t believe it—I must say it felt great to be that dork!

I have owned a lot of firearms, but never a Henry. This has now changed, and the rifle is beautiful and outstanding in quality. I look forward to adding another Henry to my collection.

To top off the whole experience, I ordered the 35th anniversary knife set to go along with the rifle. Serial #2 was still available—unbelievable! I now have the 35th #2 rifle and knife set.

My thanks and gratitude to Sporting Classics, Henry Repeating Arms, White River Knives, and all the individuals involved in this project.

Sincerely,

Thomas F. Belanger