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An Act to Prohibit the Sale, Gift, or Bartering of Deadly Weapons or Ammunition Therefor, to Minors, ch. 40, §§ 1-2, 1875 Ind. Laws 59, 59.

“CHAPTER XL.
AN ACT to prohibit the sale, gift, or bartering of deadly weapons or ammunition therefor, to minors.

[APPROVED FEBRUARY 27, 1875.]

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana, That it shall be unlawful for any person to sell, barter, or give to any other person, under the age of twenty-one years, any pistol, dirk, or bowie-knife, slung-shot, knucks, or other deadly weapon that can be worn, or carried, concealed upon or about the person, or to sell, barter, or give to any person, under the age of twenty-one years, any cartridges manufactured and designed for use in a pistol.
SEC. 2. Be it further enacted, That any person who shall violate any of the provisions of the foregoing section shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction thereof, shall be fined in any sum not less than five dollars, nor more than fifty dollars.”

Full Text: 1875, IN, ch. 40, §§ 1-2


Laws of the State of Indiana, Passed at the Forty-Ninth Regular Session of the General Assembly, Begun on the Seventh Day of January, A. D. 1875 (Indianapolis, IN: Sentinel Company, 1875), 59. Chapter 40—An Act to Prohibit the Sale, Gift, or Bartering of Deadly Weapons or Ammunition Therefor, to Minors, §§ 1-2. Approved February 27, 1875.