To recap the rifle progress so far:
The beginnings of carving out the rifles from the template
Adding wax to the wood to fill parts of the stock out a bit
Roughing in the basic wax forms. These I will carve and detail to look like the chamber and receiver, etc.
Next, I'll take a stab at the bayonets!
UPDATE Jan 26, 2010:
Closer to Fine-- I had to make some subtle adjustments to the stocks a bit, to make it more closely resemble the original 1903 stocks, which sloped downward slightly toward the buttplate: