National Geographic : 1941 Nov
Staff Photographer Luis Marden Under the Eyes of Eager Ticket Holders, National Lottery Officials Draw the Lucky Numbers Every Sunday morning at 11:30 o'clock the drawing takes place here in Panama City. Each $10 ticket is dividedinto 20shares, at50cents ashare. The fortu nate holder of a winning 50-cent ticket may win $1,000, and there are other smaller prizes. No tax is levied by the Republic onlottery prizes. Profits from the sale of tickets go exclusively to hospitals and other charitable institutions.