Any common piper or fiddler, juggler or magician may be sentenced to jail (Repealed)

Chapter 116 § 2 Sec 2. All rogues, vagabonds, lewd, idle or disorderly persons; any person going about begging; any person using any subtle craft, juggling, or unlawful game or play; any person pretending to have knowledge in physiognomy or palmistry; any person pretending for money to tell destinies or fortunes, or discover by any […]

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It was illegal to bathe within sight of your own house in the daytime (Repealed)

Chapter 113 § 6 Sec 6. No person shall within the view of any dwelling house or of any public road, street or wharf, in the day time, bathe or swim without necessity, or expose his person indecently in dressing or undressing for the purpose of swimming or bathing, or otherwise, without necessity.

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No bounty shall be paid on the head of a wolf unless it has its ears when delivered to the selectmen (Repealed)

Chapter 133 § 1 If any person shall kill any wolf or wolf’s whelp within this State, and shall produce the head thereof to the selectmen of the town within which it was killed; or if there be no selectmen in such town, then to the selectmen of the nearest town having such officers; and […]

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In cemeteries it is illegal to: get drunk, picnic, enter at night, and enter by one’s self if that person is younger than 10.

No person shall: (4) Use the cemeteries as picnic grounds, or consume alcoholic beverages in a cemetery, or bring the same upon the premises. (9) No child under the age of ten (10) years shall be allowed in any cemetery unless accompanied by an adult. (11) Be within the cemetery at any time other than […]

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It is illegal to pick seaweed up off of the beach at night

TITLE XVIII FISH AND GAME CHAPTER 207 GENERAL PROVISIONS AS TO FISH AND GAME Collecting Seaweed Section 207:48 In Night. If any person shall carry away or collect for the purpose of carrying away any seaweed or rockweed from the seashore below high-water mark, between daylight in the evening and daylight in the morning, he […]

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