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Klub Graczy: Runners since they were known who'd move around the neighbourhood collecting wagers from clients in their own personal houses, on the local hotel, in back streets and so forth. Cockies short for Cockatoos who'd be placed in positions of high points along with other keen viewing advantages to warn Runners and Bookmakers of approaching law authorities.

Evidently this was all illegal but the authorities were slow to behave and would not realise the magnitude of greenbacks being generated by this activity within the racing industry. Actually police often turned a blind eye to this since it seemed harmless and was basically the SP bookmaker(bukmacher) supplying an email finder service for the public.