1968 Penny Amusements Lucky Penny Sweepstakes

Description: Lucky Penny Sweepstakes, Penny Amusements (Syracuse NY), 1968, penny pitch style of game. Horse race game where two players throw pennys at the game, trying to move their horse to the finish line first. There are scoops on the front of the game that collect the pennies. The smaller scoop moves the horse further. Note a player can throw their penny into the wrong color scoop, advancing their opponent's horse. First known linkable game, where up to any number of games can be connected for group play.

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