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No rescue for a woman in nightgown

No rescue for a woman in nightgown

It's illegal in St. Louis, Missouri, for a fireman to rescue a woman wearing a nightgown. If she wants to be rescued, she must be fully clothed.




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No Kissing on Sunday

Hartford, Connecticut, banned men from kissing their wives on Sundays.

No Ice Cream on Sunday

Buying ice cream on Sundays was illegal in Ohio because it was thought to be frivolous and "luxurious." Consequently, ice cream vendors would put fruit on top of the ice cream to make it more nutritious, creating the ice cream sundae.

No bath in Winter

In Lander, Wyoming, it is illegal for adults to take a bath more than once a month once the cold weather arrives. Children cannot take a bath at all during the winter.

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