1904: ‘Pit’ Bulldog Muzzle Ordinance, Charlotte, NC

In Police Circles
August 2, 1904
Charlotte Observer

In Police Circles
Violated the Bull Dog Ordinance
That bulldog ordinance is getting in its work on Mr. S. J. Biggers, the Seventh street groceryman, and Paul Biggers, his son, who are the possessors of some very fine dogs. It seems, however, that the dog-breeders are about to get into trouble, for a warrant at the police station last night charged Mr. Biggers and Master Paul with violating that formidable bulldog ordinance and the defendants will be arraigned before Recorder Shannonhouse this morning to explain matters… – Charlotte Observer

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