The backer was a reliable man and asked for a fair run for his money.
"I'll take two to one The Dutchman gets it," said a backer of that horse.
"That's what the Public are up against in this game," sneered the backer of Lucretia.
He was fond of Szczepanik and Szczepanik's backer, Mr. Kleinburg.
Do you suppose that we—my backer and I—shall run the risk for nothing?