Captioned in pencil, at top, "The Favourite. The Sporting Spirit. 50 to 1 on"; at bottom, "Dewars the Sporting Spirit".
Title from item.
Caption at bottom reads: Dewars the Sporting Spirit.
Original preliminary sketch by Edmund J. Sullivan, for a design for an advertisement for Dewar's Whiskey.
Sketch shows a man in riding dress standing on a platform and "crying up" the favorite to racing enthusiasts. Behind him hangs a sign reading: The Old Firm John Bull.