Anyone who has studied the history of black or Italian urban neighborhoods has probably seen references to playing the numbers, a illegal form of gambling that predated government sponsored lotteries. Players placing their bets through dream interpretation or events.
Contains an alphabetical list of words and their associated number, 6 pages of mens and womens names, and numbers for each state, for sneezing, for wedding anniversaries, for happenings, years, months and days of the week, cards, and holidays. The final pages contain a list of Past Performances, the numbers that came up from 1933 to 1936. The book is in used vintage condition with signs of wear and tear but that just adds to its intrigue.It even has some numbers written in pencil near the back that a person wrote down hoping to get lucky.. These books are extremely hard to find in any condition.
P erfect addition for the antique book collector, gambling item collectors or paranormal collector... Don't miss a chance to own a piece of New York history, add this little gem to your collection today... PLEASE NOTE these are vintage items and should be considered pre-owned.They may have been previously worn and may have wear consistent with vintage items / jewelry pieces. We do our best to describe materials, probable time periods, any flaws etc. All vintage items, earring posts, wires and pads are cleaned with jewelry cleaner and or isopropyl alcohol. Our photos are sized for quick surfing.
If you're not satisfied with your item please. " Lust for the future but treasure the past ". The item "Extremely Rare Vintage 1936 Policy Petes Dream Book 742 How to Play the Numbers" is in sale since Monday, July 29, 2019.
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