There are more than a few J. C. Higgins marked shotguns and values vary by model. More information is needed in order to provide an answer.
J.C.Higgins was a trademark used on Sears and Roebuck rifles and shotguns manufactured for Sears from 1946-1962.
J. C. Higgins has written: 'Life of Robert Burns'
Serial numbers on rifles and shotguns were not required until 1968. Most JC Higgins guns made prior to that never HAD a serial number- and yes, it is legal.
Several different companies made shotguns marked with the Sears JC Higgins brand. If you will post the model number, we may be able to tell you who made it.
J C Higgins /Sears High standard
J C Higgins /High Standard http://www.histandard.info/PDF/Sears%20Rifles.pdf
J. C. Higgins was not a manufacturer. J. C. Higgins was a tade name used by Sears Roebuck & Co.
My cross reference list indicates that this is a Savage 59. If your local gunsmith can't find the parts, you can check with www.e-gunparts.com
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Prior to 1968, the law did not require serial numbers on rifles and shotguns. Since it costs money to serialize firearms, inexpensive guns usually did not have one.
Yes, they do, but I previously owned one that did not have a recall.
No way to answer. Which shotgun? We need a model number- Sears sold shotguns for over 80 years, and there were a LOT of different guns, different values.
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There is a ammo clip for a J C Higgins shotgun model 58324 16 gauge. You can buy it as a replacement part.
Beginning in 1956, Sears Roebuck and Company produced the world's first gas-powered gun under its J.C. Higgins brand. The gas system was produced by High Standard Manufacturing.
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