You could buy firearms (pistols, rifles, shotguns, dewat MGs) through the mail with no restrictions.
Crime rate was much lower than today. It is amazing how outlawing guns increased the crime rate.
You didn't have to worry about pedaphiles like you do today. Women could move freely outside the home without being raped.
THERE WAS NO DRUG PROBLEM. Beanies for truck drivers (purchased at Truck Stops), and a little pot smoking. It is amazing how outlawing drugs created a drug problem.
You actually trusted the police.