Horse racing - Betting

Handicapping (Horse race betting), Horse race betting, Horseplaying (Horse race betting), Off-track betting, Playing the horses, Thoroughbred handicapping
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Bookmakers take bets at race meeting organised by 36 New Zealand Survey Battery in Trans Jordania, World War II - Photograph taken by M D Elias
Date: Mar 1942 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Elias, M D, active 1943 Description: Caption on file print reads:'36 NZ Svy Bty held a sports afternoon at their camp in Transjordan in March. They were loaned six arab horses and six donkeys fr...
Totalisator during race meeting Tura, Egypt - Photograph taken by W Timmins
Date: 10 Mar 1943 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Timmins, W, active 1943 Description: A view of the totalisator during the course of a race meeting organised by a party of New Zealand Engineers stationed at Tura in Egypt, during World War II. ...
Date: 1959 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1954 to 1960] Description: Scene One: Husband telling his wife he is delighted to hear his mother-in-law is coming to stay. Scene Two: A racer-goer thanking his friend for the tip he g...
Date: 1954 - 1960 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1954 to 1960] Description: Scene showing a man asking his neighbour how long it will be before the new hops will be on the market because he needs them for his home brew. Second scene ...
Date: 1965 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Description: Shows five different vignettes where the newspaper headline is taken differently from its intention, mainly as a result of a pun: Bruce McLaren the motor rac...
Date: 1958 Description: Shows a group of office workers listening to a radio broadcast of the Melbourne Cup. They have organised an office sweepstake, and the Managing Director has ...
Date: 1950 - 1969 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Description: Shows a man reading the Star-Sun Sports with a scowl on his face. The headline reads 'How they finished at Riccarton' and he has written the word 'me' after...
Date: 1950 - 1969 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Description: Shows a man sitting at a table with a pile of bills and complaining to his wife. The bills are labelled 'March - Income tax demand', 'February - Rates demand...
Date: 1957 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Description: Shows a crowd of people staring and listening in as a jockey places a bet at the TAB. The jockey's bag is filled with money Quantity: 1 original cartoon(s)....
Date: 1950 - 1969 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Description: Shows two women discussing the newspaper headline 'Man versus horse. A man running, is going to try and beat a man riding a horse from Dunedin to Christchurc...