Notes Of The Turf., Daily Racing Form, 1898-02-23


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NOTES OF THE TURF The declaration of Hamburg from the Ken ¬ tucky tuck Derby indicates that the great son of Hanover will not be raced in the west this year It will be a welcome relief to owners of other promising threeyearolds to whom Hamburg was the lion in the path The first effect is to make Plaudit a very hot favorite for the Ken ¬ tucky tuck Derby altogether too hot when it is remembered that there are quite a number of threeyearolds in the west that finished in front of Plaudit last year in various races racesThe raciest The Pacific Coast Jockey Club announces that in future 2yearolds must be thoroughly schooled at the starting gate before starting in a race The assistant starter will be in charge of this gate to render such assistance as is nec neck ¬ essary essay and only upon a favorable report from him will entries be accepted No entry will be accepted from any stable not provided with a trainers license licenseDave licensed Dave Sloan brought his string to Sheepshead Shepherd Bay a few days since and in response to a query said My horses are all in good shape Lake Shore is as sound as a dollar now and I have spoken for Skeets Skeet Martin to ride him in the Brooklyn Handicap He is in light at 103 pounds and if fit will have a chance chanceA chance A Lexington dispatch to the Cincinnati En ¬ quirer quire says it is reported there that Charley Patterson has sold Ornament to John Considine Consigned for 30000 Considine Consigned is said to bo represent ¬ ing King Mr William Whitney of New York all of Which is important if true trueMonday threnody Monday night Secretary Partner had already received over 600 entries to the Northern Cir ¬ cuit cubit stakes with so many points to hear from that ho confidently expects to have an aggre agree ¬ gate of more than 1400 W Hendrie Henries alone has made 73 nominations i ifed biffed fed Purser is nearly out of luck Buckwa Buck has been blistered Yankee Doodle is broken down Scarf Pin is dickey and Perseus Peruses has developed a ring bone San Francisco Examiner ExaminerColonel Examiner Colonel M Lewis Clark will be presiding judge at Memphis His associates will prob probe ¬ ably be selected from the club directors directorsJesse directories Jesse Hart is to ride for Middleton Middle and Jung bluth blunt who are the owners of Taluca Talc Eugenia Wickes Wickets Afamada Alameda and other good ones onesNashville Nashville is minus a starter so far and search for a competent man to fill the position is in

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