Games, horse races, and other contests:

Anon."Backing Out a Stranger; Or, The Tennessee Jockies Badly Sold." Southern and Southwestern Sketches: Fun, Sentiment, and Adventure. Edited by a Gentleman of Richmond. Richmond: J.W. Randolph, n.d. 159-165.

Anon. "Pistol Shooting." New York Spirit of the Times, 11.27 (4 Sept. 1841): 318.

"Mr. Snooks." "A Quarter Race." New York Spirit of the Times 6.21 (9 July 1836): 162.

Paul, Edmund W. "Pistol Shooting." Richmond Semi-Weekly Examiner 26 February 1856: 4.

"A Pea Ridger." "Sketches of the Olden Time." New York Spirit of the Times 10.1 (7 March 1840): 8.

Strickland, Joe Jr., "Procklaymashum: Newly Adapted—Revised and Corrected." Spirit of the Times and Life in New York 1.38 (1 September 1832): 1.

Smith, Jeremiah. "A Race and a Frolic!" New York Spirit of the Times 6.21 (9 July 1836): 162.

"The Ten-Pin Boy." "The Great Match on Long Island." New York Spirit of the Times 15.16 (14 June 1845): 177.