Atlantic City to Open New Recreation Hall This Summer, Daily Racing Form, 1949-06-13


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Atlantic City to Open New Recreation Hall This Summer ATLANTIC CITY, N. J., June 11.— Most attractive feature of the stable area at the Atlantic City Race Course, where the 45-day summer season gets under way on August 11, will be a new recreation hall for the use of jockeys, exercise boys and grooms. Recently completed, it will be in full readiness when -the first of the invading horsemen arrive next month. The brick and steel structure is 80 feet long by 50 feet wide, and is decorated in colonial fashion. Attractively furnished, it will offer the entertainment furnished by a large television set, two shuffle boards and numerous card tables, as well as facilities for writing and ample reading material. In addition, there will be a refresh-ment»stand. t

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