Regency Advertisements: Play the Lottery!
Appearing in the 1806 La Belle Assemblee, these two ads promise untold riches for those game enough to enter the lottery.
Lotteries were in England officially since 1566. The English State Lottery ran from 1694-1826, when parliament shut it down.
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