Some commonly used signs: A cross signifies "angel food", that is, food served to
the hobos after a sermon. A triangle with ...
These Hobo Signs below, plus a large glossary of Hobo Terms are available in
printed form in my book "The American Hoboes" "Riders of the Rails".
The Page Begins Here. Hobo Signs. The original hobo sign. Copied and imitated
by others, accept only the original "A-No.1" Was Here! Hobo signs - Beginning ...
Mar 17, 2011 ... place markings on fences, posts, signs, sidewalks, buildings, trestles, bridge
abutments, trees and railroad line side equipment to aid them and ...
Hobo Signs and Signals: How gentlemen of the road communicate with each
other about opportunities for handouts or work, unfriendly neighborhoods and ...
What kinds of hobo signs and hobo codes have been used over the years? Have
you ever used an emoji in place of words in a text to communicate something ...
May 14, 2013 ... I don't remember if we called them “hobos,” but I do recall occasionally seeing “
hobo marks” made in chalk or charcoal on walls or the sides of ...
May 19, 2010 ... If you haven't heard of it before, HOBO SIGNS LANGUAGE is a system of
symbols, or a code developed by Hobos during the Great Depression.
May 27, 2006 ... Hobo signs were typically drawn onto utility poles using charcoal or some other
type of temporary writing material that would wash out in time ...
Oct 21, 2014 ... PDF Download: https://www.mediafire.com/?0tj5datm4sqv7qp A "hobo" is a
migratory worker who wanders from place to place without a home ...