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Vicious dog

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

Vicious dog

This sign from the French hobo system means "here they have a vicious dog".

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Asymmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Hobo signs.

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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 only … read more »

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