Originally Posted by jaywmu
thanks bill. its amazing the kinds of information people can dig up.
Yup. Interesting to see "the way things were" too.
Sold by a company in CHICAGO. The anti-gun capital of modern America.
Delivered by the US Mail, and "send no money, just pay the postman".
$4.95 was a pretty hefty price tag in 1922. 25¢ an hour was good wages.
So that little knife/pistol was a days pay or more.