On this day: a New York police boat

The mayor of New York, Fiorello LaGuardia, hacks at confiscated slot machines on the 10th of October, 1934. The machines would later be dumped into the water.

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Aboard a police boat on October 10, 1934, New York Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia hacks away at confiscated slot machines about to be destroyed and dumped into New York harbor.

 

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