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Go this way

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Go this way.

Go this way

Although this symbol strongly resembles the traditional sign of Mars turned 45 degrees to the left, its meaning is very different.

In the United States system of hobo signs, this symbol indicates, by way of its arrow, the direction that should be taken from a particular spot.

It also has meteorological significance and is used as a time sign to indicate morning.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Hobo signs.

More symbols in Hobo signs:

A hobo is a migratory worker or homeless vagabond—especially one who is penniless. The term originated in the Western (probably Northwestern) United States around 1890. Unlike "tramps"—who work o… read more »

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