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[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0208]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Is it, or isn't it, a slot machine and do we have to go to jail because we thought this dingus was a violation of the law ?"
Date: June 26, 1937
Creator: Owen, A. Y.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0256]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Police confiscated a pinball machine and booked a cafe operator on a charge of possession of gambling paraphernalia Tuesday night after a vice investigation at 327 NW 78."
Date: May 5, 1953
Creator: Kaho, C. J.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0207]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Just to make sure on officer it, operators of mint-vending slot machines Friday decorated their property with signs like that pictured above, warning officer the machines are being operated under protection of a restraining order issued Tuesday by Frank Douglass, district judge."
Date: June 24, 1937
Creator: Shroder, William J., Jr.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0206]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Acting on orders from municipal court, Benton Police yesterday burned gambling equipment, including 38 slot machines, seized here last Saturday from a trailer van found parked in a gravel pit."
Date: September 30, 1967
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0224]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Sheriff Bob Turner takes inventory of gambling paraphernalia impounded at the courthouse, hoping soon to obtain a destruction order."
Date: March 19, 1953
Creator: Peterson, Richard
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0201]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Under hefty blows from hammers and steel bars in the hands of county jail trusties, more than 50 marble boards and slot machines met a splintering finish Friday in the jail yard."
Date: April 2, 1937
Creator: Mumblow, Milt
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society