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Policeman lives here

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A symbol indicating danger. Hobos in the United States, as well as Sweden and Great Britain, place this mark outside the home of a police officer (or as an indicator that the residents have a tendency to call the police), telling other hobos to stay away.

In the same capacity, this mark may appear in pairs to further emphasize the risk of the location.


Graphical characteristics:
Symmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains straight 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 … read more »

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