San Francisco seems destined to become a "city of refuge" for all the lazzaroni of the Pacific Coast. As one treads our streets, the eye is shocked at the frequent appearance of maimed creatures, whose audacity is only paralleled by the hideousness of their deformities ... Until the Almshouse is completed, some refuge should be found for these deformed "objects of horror."(Chicago Tribune)
Ableism And Racism In The Ugly Laws(WBEZ)
Hard To Enforce(Timeline)
Ugly Laws Across The Country(Reddit)
The Ugly Laws Didn't Go Away Overnight
What's the standard of ugliness? Does the law mean that every time my neighbor's funny-looking kids ask for something, I should have them arrested?