In 1991, Muehl was convicted of having sex with minors, served seven years, then moved with a core of followers to faro, Portugal.
Some surmised that the lady who stole the cloak might also have stolen the faro bank cash-box.
To all other modes of getting at your money, the South-Western sportsman prefers “faro.”
The "bucket shop," like the lottery and the faro bank, finds its profits in its customers' losses.
I say, come round some evening and we'll have a game of faro!
We dined all together, and after dinner there was a general call for a faro bank; but Croce did not accept.
There's a sight of talk about the doin's of them faro an' keno sharps.
The company proceed to play at faro, the bank being the loser.
There the night was spent in whist, faro, suppers, and political consultations.
Madame Tchoglokoff was a gambler; she induced me to play at faro like the rest.