Reporter needs to learn how to write and the editor needs to learn how to edit.
Might be "5/8 of an inch wide", but that's a big difference from "the world's smallest at 5/8 of an inch".
Now, this is a small 45. Semerling. Not 2 shots with two more stored in the grip to quickly reload (hopefully). 5 shot magazine. 19 ounces fully loaded. No longer in production, which is why that one can be "smallest in production".
Meddle not in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy, and taste good with catsup - George of Lod, Year of Our Lord 297
I always take precautions.
Beware the Evil Bullet Fairies.