Had a lucky gambler bet 30 ($1.70) on the first race at the
Maisons-Lafitte track on Nov. 6, picking the winner of that and of the
other five races, betting his accumulated winnings each time, he would
have won 42,425,000,000 francs more the entire banknote circulation
France. The odds against the win ning horses were 175 to 1, 15 to 1, 20
to 1, 30 to 1, 30 to 1, 30 to 1.
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