Re: value of a winchester 1886
Scuuzze me but what I see is a Piece of Americana, You Know...Guys that "hot rod" their guns. Sorry to the "Oh No they Changed the Original" Crowd but it is a beautiful example of American individuality and creativity. It's one of a kind and that makes it a rare and unique piece of history.
"The Utopian schemes of leveling [redistribution of the wealth] and a community of goods [central ownership of the means of production and distribution], are as visionary and impractical as those which vest all property in the crown.[These ideas] are arbitrary, despotic, and, in our government, unconstitutional."