Card Shark Warning, Pullman Company

Title

Card Shark Warning, Pullman Company

Subject

Pullman Railroad Company
Railroads
Playing cards
Cardsharping

Description

The Pullman Company warns its passengers that "CARD SHARKS can beat any honest player." The humorous broadside depicts a hand holding five aces and shows two common methods of cheating: cupping cards and hiding a card up the sleeve.

Creator

The Pullman Press, Chicago

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

400081
Dubin 2

Original Format

broadside
color
1

Physical Dimensions

18 x 21 cm

Citation

The Pullman Press, Chicago, “Card Shark Warning, Pullman Company,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 14, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/13383.