>From the article "There Once Was A Record Of Smut..." 
"...Journalists railed against "the abuse of a great invention." Soon 
Anthony Comstock, the crusading founder of the New York Society for 
the Suppression of Vice, was on the trail of indecent cylinders, 
chasing down distributors and even performers. On June 24, 1896, one 
of Comstock's detectives came to Hunting's Manhattan home, posing as a 
fancier of naughty songs. Hunting custom-recorded two cylinders for 
his visitor, was promptly arrested and was sentenced to three months 
in prison for violating obscenity ordinances that normally governed 
written literature and visual images."

Sound familiar?

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