Notes Of The Turf., Daily Racing Form, 1898-06-22


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NOTES OF THE TUKF TURK The present successful meeting at Highland Park comes to a close next Thursday and from there the Northern Circuit turfmen Turkmen and their horses will journey to the fast Fort Erie track Racing begins there next Saturday with the Canadian Derby as the principal feature The race is at a mile and a half and of the guaran guaranty ¬ teed value of 2500 The probable starters seem to bo Nabob Alice Farley Fairly Harvey Lave rockf rock Aragnol Aragon Greenhorn Opaque arid Eleanor Holmes Unless Isabey Isabel is sent on here to run in the American Derby he too will start there and legitimately be the post favorite The meeting will run to July 12 after which the scene of operations shifts to Montreal MontrealThe Montreal The big racing firm of Fleischmann Freshman Bros Brows re ¬ cently gently offered to purchase from Baker Gentry their good 2yearold Hardy Pardee Parsee by Pardee Parsee Sophia Hardy The offer was made through Mr A S Labold Labeled but was declined by Baker Gentry Robert Baker stated that his only reason for refusing to sell Hardy Pardee Parsee to the Messrs Messes Fleischmann Freshman was because he had advertised to sell the colt at public auction at Washington Park this month with the balance of his stable Cincinnati CommercialTribune Commercial Starter James B Ferguson has lost his noted broodmare Encore she dying a few days ago Encore was the dam of Ed Corrigans Corrigan flying mare He ter tear Skelter Shelter Phil Dwyer and other good performers She was foaled in England in 1879 and was by Cymbal Gratitude GratitudeThe Gratitude The good racehorse Fleischmann Freshman has broken down hopelessly and will be retired to the stud He is a full brother to Simon W and Lehman and last year defeated Ornament for the Buck ¬ eye Stakes at Oakley Ankle J E Whistler Neyv Nevi 6rleans La The With ¬ ers mile is an exact mile in length It is a part of tho thou main track which is a mile and three furlongs long longDupeo longed Dupeo Dupe Conley Coney and Everott Everett lead the Latonia Antonia jockeys Dupee Dupe leading by a narrow majority majorityEighteen majority Eighteen regular and four field books were in the ring at St Louis last Saturday

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