St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Saving Food Labels
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers
A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous places called Lindenau, Linde, Linden, or Linda.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Linde ‘lime tree’ + the agent suffix -ner.