The Votes Are In! MidwayUSA’s Most Popular Short Story to Date…

Larry Potterfield with a Coastal Brown Bear by MidwayUSA
Columbia, MO -

MidwayUSA Customers recently got the chance to vote for their favorite “Larry’s Short Story” from the stories published to date on Thousands of Customers weighed in, and when the final vote was cast, the clear winner was “The Bear that Killed a Bear!” This story tells the tale of a bear hunt where Larry shot a bear only to find that it had in turn killed another bear and was guarding its buried kill. The unique circumstances of the story combined with some great photography made it a big hit with Customers.

“The Bear that Killed a Bear is one of my favorites as well,” said Founder and CEO Larry Potterfield. “We were absolutely amazed to find the bear was guarding another freshly-buried bear that it must have only recently killed. I’m glad Customers found the story as interesting as I do!”

You can read “The Bear that Killed a Bear” and the rest of Larry’s Short Stories by clicking the photo of Larry in the upper right hand corner on, or by scrolling down to the “Larry’s Short Stories” block on that same page. A new short story is published each week, so stop by often to read more of Larry’s adventures!

About MidwayUSA:
Both country kids from Missouri, Larry and Brenda Potterfield turned their passion for shooting sports into a career by opening a small gun shop in 1977 that would eventually become MidwayUSA (  They instilled family values like honesty, integrity and respect for others into the business, and strive to maintain this culture with each Employee added to their growing team. For over 36 years, MidwayUSA has offered JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING® for Shooting, Reloading, Gunsmithing and Hunting with an unyielding focus on Customer Satisfaction.

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