punchboard

noun punch·board \ ˈpənch-ˌbȯrd \

Definition of punchboard

: a small board that has many holes each filled with a rolled-up printed slip to be punched out on payment of a nominal sum in an effort to obtain a slip that entitles the player to a designated prize

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1912

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