Originally Posted by b1pig
I wonder how typical this is....
An old hammerless Ivers Johnson .32 short revolver ... the .32 is a functioning weapon. A local "gunsmith" looked at it and said it was ok to shoot, and I did confirm that shooting a few rounds through it.
Your Iver Johnson could be OK, or an early model made for black powder ammo:
Post the serial number and letter prefix from under the left grip.
And regardless, do not
fire .32 Auto/.32ACP rounds, even though they fit.