Sunny Wins A Fast Race, Daily Racing Form, 1896-05-28


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SUNNY WINS A FAST RACE It was cloudy at Lakeside yesterday and a shower fell before the second race but it didnt didn't interfere with the racing or hurt the track which was fast and in good order The attend ¬ ance Vance was up to the average and the sport spirited though only one favorite Easter Eve in the twoyearold toehold race and two second choices Beryl Star in the opening event and Sunny in the mile and a quarter were successful Revenue in the fifth race one of Captain Ricos Rios good things was the outsider of the day as he landed the purse at 50 to 1 being at one time as high as 150 to 1 1The The event of the afternoon was the mile and a quarter selling race in which there were eight starters Jack the Jew was an odds on favorite with Sunny at 6 and Pat Malloy Mallory Jr 7 to 1 Jack the Jew showed in front to a good start but ho was taken back and Dorsoy Doors sending Sunny to the front led past the stand by two lengths The threeyearold improved his lead round the turn and opened a big gap All along the back stretch he increased his advantage and reminded old racegoers racehorse of YanBureus Manures per ¬ formance Forman at Washington The boys on the other horses evidently thought ho would come back and it was not till tho thou half mile pole that Jack tho thou Jew commenced to go after him Dick Tension up to that time having been second and Pat Malloy Mallory Jr third Round the turn Sunny kept up his rapid gait and Jack the Jew could not decrease his lead to less than six lengths Full of running Sunny led into tho thou stretch and coming on won in a galop gallop by ton lengths in the vory Ivory fast time of 207M boating tho thou Indiana record by throo throe seconds Jack tho thou Jew was second and Dick Tension third Sunny ran in the colors of J Steppe the exjockey rejoice for tho thou first time Hankins Hawkins Johnson having disposed of the colt two days ago for tho thou nominal sum of 200 to bo paid when he had won two races Sunny is in tho thou Decoration Day handicap at 75 pounds and though ho incurs a five pound pen ¬ alty salty for his win his chances look good if none of the real good ones como comoBig combing Big Strivo Strive was scratched from the maiden threeyearold race Beryl Star the second choice had an easy thing of it Terragnes Terrenes the favorite not running a good race raceEaster accelerate Easter Eve with Magnusson Manson up scored a win for John Brenock Redneck in thp hp 2yearold race She was favorite and made tho thou running but only managed to beat Vanessa by half a length lengthLollie length Lollie Lillie Eastin Easton was tho thou pick in tho thou third event with Miss Kitty second choice Lucinda got tho thou best of the start but that greatly improved colt Bob Lee went to the front at once and led into the stretch followed by Lollie Lillie Eastin Easton Tho Theo pair raced together from the eighth polo and Bob Leo looked like stopping at the sixteenth Ho camo cameo again and won by a short neck though if Everett had made his effort sooner Lollie Lillie would probably have won wonNannie Nannie Nannies D and Kirk were most fancied in tho thou fifth race Inspector Hunt made tho thou running to the stretch where the lot closed up Kirk in trying to come through next the rails got shut out by Revenue and Nannie Nannies D looked like a winner fifty yards from home when Revenue camo cameo with a rush and well ridden beat her a head Hi Henry was an even money shot in the last race Virgie Virile Dixon made the running to tho thou stretch where she gave it up and Panout Peanut camo cameo on Hugh Penny made a strong effort with tho thou favorite but he could not quite get up and Pan out won by a neck while Outgo who had como with a tremendous rush the last furlong finished on tho thou outside a short head behind

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