Blue Grass Jim A Candidate., Daily Racing Form, 1898-02-11


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BLUE GRASS JIM A CANDIDATE James B Ferguson who has started so suc such cessfully easefully for the California Jockey Club from its inception is now favorite for the position of starter on the Jockey Club tracks in the east Some years ago Ferguson handled the red flag with great success in the east and is recognized now as the best man at the gate in the country Mr Ferguson sent in his applica applicant cation caption to the Jockey Club on Thursday night after receiving permission from Mr Williams Ferguson is under agreement to start for the California Jockey Club but President Willi Willie ¬ ams aims generously told the starter that they would excuse him for the eastern season San Fran ¬ cisco Examiner

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