...And that's just the width of the spines of all fifty volumes of the Code Of Federal Regulations. Up from a couple inches in 1925, which I do not recall from my reading as being all that much more barbaric than our own enlightened times; they had Prohibition and we've got Federal drug laws, each creating its own assortment of gangs and the violence that comes with.
Go to the link. The photos speak for themselves.
I wonder how this might correlate to, say, percentage of the population with law degrees?
T. R. MCELROY'S STREAMLINED TELEGRAPH KEYS
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