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Photo shows raiders checking baseball wagering records. On left, Detective Robert Conlon and (right) Sgt. M.H. Martin led the raid on an alleged Culver City baseball syndicate, smashing an $18,000,000 a year baseball and football gambling syndicate. The seizure of "Blue Book" records shows payments made from $1.00 to $18,754 by a Spring Street figure to Hollywood celebrities and others. Photo dated: July 18, 1950.
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00039633 HeraldÂ Examiner Collection HE box 1065. CARL0000043288 http://22.214.171.124/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/15192
Gambling--California--Culver City Gambling and crime--California--Culver City Herald-Examiner Collection photographs