Sources: Webb’s Wacky War On Poker

Los Angeles Times, “Gaming Wave Feared Here,” June 15, 1937.

Los Angeles Times, “Poker Ruling Explained,” June 18, 1937.

Los Angeles Times, “Gambling Lid Clamped Down,” Nov. 5, 1938.

Los Angeles Times, “Raiders Close Poker Clubs,” Nov. 7, 1938.

Los Angeles Times, “Judge Acquits Poker Operators and Orders Equipment Returned,” Nov. 22, 1938.

Los Angeles Times, “State Wins First Round in War on Poker Gambling,” Dec. 22, 1938.

Los Angeles Times, “Poker Parlor Loses Fight,” Feb. 3, 1939.