Originally Posted by Texas Star
Most people answering questions like this do not read the OP carefully. That's why you're getting those references to K-framed guns. Given that you're a small man, I think I'd avoid guns that size for concealed wear...
I did read the OP carefully.
"I would prefer 357 magnum for myself"
"I'm thinking a steel K-frame 3" model in 357 would be about right"
"and frankly would prefer older S&W or Ruger models".
"I think a 3" barrel"
SO - there we are a 13 or 65 - OK?