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Racing wagers &  'Legible' Starting Price Ready
Racing wagers & 'Legible' Starting Price Ready

Title continues 'Reckoner'.

A copy of part of a small booklet, pages 3-14 and 17-48 providing M O'Hare's starting Starting Price, Fixed Price and Rules in respect of wagers with effect from the first day of 'Flat Racing'. Page 12 covers the opening of accounts, page 13 'Time of Despatching Telegrams', page 14 a lsiting of Telegraphic codes providing names for amounts to be wagered, and page 17 'The Backers Guide' concerning betting odds. Following pages of racing fixtures, pages 33 -48 provide "The 'Legible' Starting Price Ready Reckoner", printed and published by H.B.Langman, Glasgow provides for various betting odds a table of calculated 'Against Win', 'On Win' and 'Against 1-2-3' for amount 'Invested' from 1 to 20 shillings.
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