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Digest of the Acts and Deliberations of the Cabildo

Introduction to the Digest

Subject Book Volume Page Date Description
Gambling 3 I 107 6/2/1786 Governor: Miro; Royal Ensign: De Reggio, Sr. – At this time the Governor presented to the Cabildo an Edict for Good Government, which he had had published, containing 34 laws. Section 7 prohibits gambling or any game of chance
Gambling 4 III 130 2/7/1800 Acting Governor: Vidal; Royal Ensign: De La Ronde – At this time the Attorney General calls attention to public gambling places owned by Boniquet and Coquet. (See “Theatres.”)

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