7/8, 1, or 1 1/8 oz., #8's or #7 1/2's: just go to the patterning board, see what your pattern looks like at what ever range you shoot at. 16 yards + slow hands= 36 yds. Fast hands, move in.
The pattern board is your friend, use the Dam thing!!!
The 357 Remington Maxie, a great cartridge, that never had a home