An illustration from Joseph G. Baldwin's The Flush Times of Alabama and Mississippi, depicting a game of cards from the sketch "Simon Suggs, Jr., Esq.; A Legal Biography."
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ALABAMA
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