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Para 1911 by Lazarus
Easily done in the winter, not so much in the summer. Need to get a smaller framed pistol in .45 ACP or 40 S&W for warm weather carry.
My best advice in addition to the people who have advised you to get very proficient, is to get a round that has enough stopping power that an imperfect shot placement will still be effective. The 9mm is not that round.
Magazine size is over-rated.