This magnet pictures the cover of a Boston Terrier Club dog show program from 1898.
Started in 1891, the BTCA is one of America's first breed clubs and the Boston is the first Made-in-America breed recognized by the American Kennel Club.
The New York Times reported about the show:
Boston, Nov. 17--A special bench show by the Boston Terrier Club was opened at Horticultural Hall here today. The exhibition will continue three days. Many famous entries appear on the lists. The awards today were: Boston Terrier Club Breeders' Stake for Terriers 6 to 18 Months Old, Bitch Class. -- Won by Lady Serwin, owned by M.S. Mulcahy. Dog Class--Won by Derby Boy, owned by Dr. J. Wyman Mott. Class No. 1, Puppy Dogs---First, Boylston Tech, owned by Thomas Kelley. Class 9 Puppy Bitches--First, Lady Sterling, owned by W. F. Manning.