F. Vincent is charged, on warrant, with stealing 10s. from David McKenney, baker, 160 Simpsonís road, Richmond, on the 27th ultimo, at the Mordialloc Racecourse. Description: Bookmaker, about 6 feet high, 30 years of age, dark moustache, nose slightly turned up, pugilistic appearance; wore light suit and black belltopper hat. Supposed to be Pat Slavin. Offender laid the complainant £2 to 10s. on a race, and the horse complainant backed won, but when the race was over the offender could not be found.

Victoria (Australia) Polie Gazette, January 2, 1889.