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1901 S.D. Sess. Laws 6, An Act to prohibit the use, manufacture and sale of air guns and cannon fire crackers: §§1 and 2.



§ 1. UNLAWFUL TO MANUFACTURE AND SELL.] That it shall be unlawful to use, manufacture, sell or dispose of in this state for any consideration, or give away any air gun or any article of fire works known as cannon fire crackers which shall include brands known as Unlce Sam salutes, ripper crackers, whistling cannon crackers, new American cannon crackers, X-ray cannon crackers, and all fire crackers more than three inches in length or any fire cracker made wholly or in part of dynamite or giant powder. § 2. Any person violating any of the provisions of § 1. Of this act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be subject to a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars, or imprisonment in the county jail not to exceed thirty days, or both such fine and imprisonment.