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[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.B0233.0207]

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.B0233.0208]

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.B0233.0228]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "SMASHING GOOD JOB is enjoyed as Sheriff Earl L. Simmons, left, and deputy Willard Powell, apply sledge hammers to 22 slot machines confiscated in April and May at the former Federal Service Employees club in Lawton."
Date: June 26, 1959
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0233.0262]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Deputies Larkin Lamb, left, and Frank Lynch, with their boss, Sheriff Bob Turner, right, tear into $100,000 worth of marbleboards."
Date: March 1, 1957
Creator: Gumm, John
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society