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A History of the County of Chester: Volume 5 Part 2, the City of Chester: Culture, Buildings, Institutions
Leisure and culture Plays, sports and customs before 1700 LEISURE AND CULTURE Plays, Sports, and Customs Before 1700 Chester's celebratory ... such as dice, cards, tables, bowls, and shovelboard...
Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 85, 1830
to be taken out annually by every maker of Playing Cards or Dice in the United ... and DICE, and of Licenses to Makers of Cards and Dice. FOR and in respect of every Pack of...
Calendar of State Papers Foreign, Edward VI 1547-1553
these it is inquired, to whom or to whose office, the gist or keeping of the dice-play
Middlesex County Records: Volume 2, 1603-25
into a close and pulling down a house 2 Person " " cheating with dice 1 Persons ... " " playing unlawful games 3 " " " quarrelling, fomenting quarrels, inciting
Calendar of State Papers Colonial, East Indies, China and Japan, Volume 2, 1513-1616
East Indies June 1578 June 1578 June 1. 96. Articles and orders to be observed by the fleet, set down by Captain Frobisher, general, and delivered in writing to every captain. To banish swearing, dice, cards, playing...
Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 11 (Revised), Court Officers, 1660-1837
Firing, &c. As also to provide Cards, Dice, &c. when there is playing ... from the `oversight of common Billiards Tables, common Bowling Grounds, Dicing Houses,
June 1657: An Act for punishing of such Persons as live at High Rate and have no visible Estate, Profession or Calling answerable thereunto.
Acts and Ordinances of the Interregnum, 1642-1660
playing at Cards, Dice, Tables, Tennis, Bowles or Shovel-board, ... in the Adventure, or by betting on the sides or hands of such as do or shall play ... and Securities since the 24. June 1647....
Calendar of State Papers Domestic: Elizabeth, Addenda 1580-1625
in the town. He also keeps a house for card and dice playing, &c.; and although
Statutes of the Realm: Volume 5, 1628-80
in playing at or with Cards Dice Tables Tennis Bowles Kitles Shovelboard, ... of such as doe or shall play a ride or run as aforesaid win obtaine or acquire ... for the same within six Kalender...