Tag Archives: Decline

Exhibit 98

slot machines

Like the previous post this was taken in Scarborough during one winter in the 1990s. Every seaside town had its amusement arcades which, given the unreliable British weather, provided shelter on bad days. Distinguished by their brilliant lights and colours and cacophony of sound they tempted punters to pour more and more money into their machines. It seemed so easy to win – almost within reach – the glittering prizes…