Sheffield Independent – Wednesday 28 September 1927
Scrambling For Coins.
For committing a breach of the County Council by-laws throwing money from motor-car at Denaby Crossing on one the Doncaster race days, a party of four Wath-on-Dearne men. who were returning from the races, were each fined 20s. at Doncaster yesterday, and two others from Swinton 25s. each.
A constable said crowd of about 200 children had gathered in the roadway and were scrambling for coins thrown the defendants. They had great difficulty in preventing them from being run over by the following traffic.