LAYERS AT NEW ORLEANS.
Jan 17, 1909
Bookies Say First Day
of the Meet Promised Great Success.
Los Angeles Times
AROUND LAWS. Four Accept Bets at Track Near New Orleans; Sheriff Present, but Does not Make Any Arrests; Sport Fails to Interest
the Fair-Sized Crowd.
NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 16.--[Exclusive Dispatch.] A puny attempt to revive racing in Louisiana
in defiance of the stringent Locke law, was pulled off at the suburban half-mile track at McDonoughville this afternoon...
|WINTER RACING IN LOUISIANA|
Anti-Racing Law Recently Passed Sport Is Inaugurated at Half-mile Treck Across the River From New Orlenas--State Officers
Say the Law Is Not Being Violated.|
|The Atlanta Constitution |
In the inauguration this afternoon of a race meet at the heaf-mile suburban track across the river from New Orleans,
local declare that racing will agajn be made a feature of the winter.