More Trouble for Poolrooms., Daily Racing Form, 1907-03-17


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MORE TROUBLE FOR POOLROOMS. Columbus. O., March IC— There Is trouble ahead for the poolrooms in the west. Attorney -General Fills has imnoiinee.l that he regards the furnishing of a news sen he io | booms on the part of any telegraph or telephone eon pang as a violation of their charters and that, upon reliable evidence furnished him that tnj smb news or informal ion service aeetmeaa with such information, company is supplying a the same being, used as a basis for gam bling operations, he will institute proceedings in the name of the state to oust them from their charters. The announcement was made in the hearing of the complaint which Powell Crosslcy and John Rogers of Cincinnati filed some time ago against the Western Union Telegraph Company, the American Bell Telephone Company and the Interstate News Bureau.

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