This Day in Dayton, 19 February

On February 19, 1873, the following notice appeared in the Lafayette Journal:

There will be a grand Fox Hunt in the vicinity of Dayton, on Saturday next. The territory will be two miles square, being one mile north of Dayton and included in lines running north, west, east, and south. The committee request that all who wish to participate be in line by 10 o’clock A.M. No fire arms or dogs allowed. (Journal, 19 February 1873)

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