Sources: Mega Poker Loss in California

Chicago Tribune (Ill.), “British Poker Player’s Wife Asks Police Aid,” May 9, 1938.

Indianapolis Star (Ind.), “After Winning,” May 5, 1938.

Nevada State Journal, “12-Minute Poker Game is Costly,” May 1, 1938.

Nevada State Journal, “Fete Followed Famous Poker Swindle Case,” May 4, 1938.

Nevada State Journal, “More Poker,” May 5, 1938.

Nevada State Journal, “Brice Agrees to Drop Suit,” May 6, 1938.

Nevada State Journal, “Poker Lover Leaves,” May 10, 1938.

Nevada State Journal, “Clifton Heads for England,” May 12, 1938.

Nevada State Journal, “Charge Dismissed,” Oct. 4, 1938.

Reno Evening Gazette, “Bets $150,000 on One Hand,” April 30, 1938.

The Bakersfield Californian, “Poker-Playing Englishman Kisses Mystic, Flies East,” May 10, 1938.

The Billings Gazette (Mont.), “Card Game Furore [sic] May Bring $1,000 to Danish Actress,” May 10, 1938.

The Morning Avalanche (Lubbock, Tex.), “Spouse Uneasy About Hubby,” May 10, 1938.

The San Antonio Light (Texas), “Poker Probe Comes to End,” May 10, 1938.