The Sucker Punch Republic

This is a place that I store the inspiration for my novel - The Sucker Punch Republic. Here you will see the real Melbourne places that inspired the creation of the fictional city of Hume. Check out my writing at www.iainhmclean.com
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A well-worn US Navy PBY pilot's 1918-made Colt with repurposed plastic grips. These allowed the flyboy to see the rounds left in the magazine through the visible witness holes. source

A well-worn US Navy PBY pilot's Colt with repurposed plastic grips. These allowed the flyboy to see the rounds left in the magazine through the visible witness holes.

During WWII, soldiers were known to take precious family photos (and Pinup Girl photos) and put them under clear grips on their 1911 pistols - called Sweetheart Grips. source

During WWII, soldiers were known to take precious family photos (and Pinup Girl photos) and put them under clear grips on their 1911 pistols - called Sweetheart Grips.

That one is a Walther Patent Mod. 9, Waffenfabrik Walter Zella-Mehlis in .25 caliber. source

During WWII, soldiers were known to take precious family photos (and Pinup Girl photos) and put them under clear grips on their 1911 pistols – called Sweetheart Grips. Many of the grips were …

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