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Betting Ticket - Phar Lap, Randwick Racecourse, 1930 Document Reg. No: SH 922224

Summary:
Small rectangular card betting ticket, issued by bookmaker Reg McKay at Randwick Racecourse in 1930. It relates to a wager of 1800 pounds on the race horse Phar Lap.
Description:
Small rectangular piece of cardboard, printed in red and black on a brown background. Further text has been handwritten in pencil. A New South Wales Betting Tax stamp is printed in the top lefthand corner.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Warwick McKay, 1992
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 70 mm (Width), 105 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: gambling, horse racing, racing industry, recreation, horses, racecourses, tickets, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: gambling
Inscriptions: Printed in black ink on front: 4F 946330/ 330/ STAND Rwk. D 12/ Reg McKay/ City Tattersall's Club, Sydney./ Alf. Burton, Printer, 194 Pitt St., Sydney

Handwritten in pencil on front: PHAR LAP/ 1800
User: Mr Reg McKay, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia, 1930

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