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Author: Smith, Elmer L
Year: 1968
Title: The Lottery
Series Title: Valley Folklore - 1968
Series Editor: Smith, Elmer L.
Publisher: Elmer L. Smith
City: Harrisonburg, Va.
Number of
Pages:
23- 25
Keywords: 1. Rader's Church. 2. Lotteries.
Abstract: Smith discusses a "Rader's Church Lottery" ticket and how lotteries were used in the early 19th century. Although undated Smith states the ticket was in existence ca. 1806.
Location: JMU