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Derby Day Scene on the Famous Epsom Downs

DERBY DAY SCENE ON THE FAMOUS EPSOM DOWNS

What could better illustrate the popularity of Derby day in England than this photograph of the famous Downs, teeming with people as far as the eye can see? Scattered over the ground are the stands of the bookmakers, from whom arises a continuous roar as they vie with each other in shouting the "odds" and marking their prices on their blackboards