I have a package that was shipped USPS from Cheyenne, WY on 12/23 as of today it is still in Cheyenne, WY. I have another package that was shipped from here in Indy on 1/6 and i haven't seen it either.
I have a couple of 2 1/2" chambered 16ga shotguns. You can check the chamber length with a chamber gauge ( Brownels # 080-546-016WB ) If it doesn't go in to the 2 9-16 mark it's 2 1/2" I have bought shells from RST 16 Gauge (rstshells.com , than reloaded them on a MEC Sizemaster with a short kit Short Kit (mecoutdoors.com) You might check here for the age of your LC The L.C. Smith Collectors Association