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it is a single shot bolt action. Not tube fed.
I believe your gun was made by Stevens for Sears and is a Model 83. It fires 22 Short, long and long rifle, is a bolt action single shot with open sights. The barrel length should be 24" and the side of the receiver drilled and tapped for a receiver sight. If it has the receiver sight (peep sight) it is a Model 083. They were made between 1935 and 1942. The Blue Book values are:
Add 20% to 30% to the Blue Book values for retail prices.
I hope this helps you,
Engraved on gun is Model 35
it has front and rear sights
and it 24' long and its got the bolt action that cocks from the back of the bolt.
All of the Sears Ranger models were produced by the major gun manufacturers. Some by Winchester, some by Savage/Stevens and some by Marlin. The Ranger Model 35 was produced by Stevens and is the same gun as the Stevens Model 83. The gun you described is the same as the one I gave you. Open sights are sights on the barrel, both front and rear. It is a bolt action and the bolt is used to chamber rounds and extract empties. To cock it you must pull out the cocking piece at the rear of the bolt.