Wednesday, August 28, 2013
"Assessed value . . . personal property . . . firearms..."
[The North Platte Semi-Weekly Tribune, North Platte, Neb. August 1, 1919. Thirty-Fifth Year. No. 58 Pg. 1]
I'll venture to bet that all firearms were not reported for assessment. Especially since the mail-order business in firearms from catalogs was very large at that period in history....