PARIS. Action Nominative de F5000. green. #1300. No 417. Issued to Baron Gérard Maurice. The Jockey Club de Paris is a traditional gentlemen's club and is regarded as one of the most prestigious private clubs in Paris. It was first organized to provide a single authority for horse-racing in the nation, beginning at Chantilly in 1834. It swiftly became the center for the most sporting gentlemen of le tout-Paris. It is best remembered as a gathering place of the elite of 19th century French society and still exists today.
Themes: HORSE-RACING & BREEDING, SPORTS
Date: 31 December 1923
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