50 Years of Missouri's Archery Deer Hunting
Missouri's first archery deer season was in 1946. www.mdc.mo.gov/conmag/1996/10/10.htm
(left to right) Harry Weber (behind), Earl Hoyt (hand up), Jay Reeg, Jim Hillman, Ross Bristol, Paul Jeffries, Jack Compton (killed first deer in 1952) and Joe Hennessy (kneeling).
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Earl Hoyt, Jr., St. Louis, MO., was the first Missourian to bag a fox with bow and arrow.
Jane Johnson is the first woman in Missouri, according to the archery group, to shoot a rabbit with a bow and arrow.