A VERY ATTRACTIVE CERTIFICATE FOR THE CAPE MAY DRIVING PARK COMPANY
1887, Camden, N.J. Certificate for 100 shares. Black and green on white paper with green underprinting. Top vignette of the company logo with a rider on a horse at the top center. The track was originally located near Cape May Point and lasted almost until World War I. It was a local park initiated by local movers and shakers, backed with Philadelphia money and attracted people from as far away as Baltimore. At one time, one of the early Philadelphia professional baseball teams used the grounds for exhibition games. Litho. Uncancelled and in excellent condition.
The Peninsular Fishing, Shooting And Yachting Club
1885, Detroit. Certificate for 1 shares. Black on white paper with green underprinting. Green vignettes show a fish, a racing yacht and two hunting dogs. Litho. Uncancelled and in outstanding condition.