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Bookmakers marooned in the ring at Albion Park, Brisbane, 1941 | by State Library of Queensland, Australia
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Bookmakers marooned in the ring at Albion Park, Brisbane, 1941

Creator: Queensland Newspapers Pty Ltd.

 

Location: Albion Park, Brisbane, Queensland.

 

Description: The bookmakers at Albion Park braved the fierce storm which swept over Brisbane on Saturday afternoon, but when the rain abated they were marooned. Three races had been run before the storm broke. (Description taken from: Courier Mail, 20 January 1941, p. 8.) Copied and digitised from an image appearing in the Courier Mail, 20 January 1941, p. 8.

 

View the original image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/129434

 

Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/picture-queensland

 

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Taken on January 20, 1941