Horses At Saratoga., Daily Racing Form, 1898-08-11


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HORSES AT SARATOGA SARATOGADiscussing Discussing training affairs and Futurity can ¬ didates dilates at Saratoga Kelston Keelson says in tha than Morning Telegraph of Tuesday On Sunday there was a lot of useful work done the fastest being White Frost a mile in 1 42 Irish Reel a mile in 1 43l Bangle five furlongs in 1 03J Turtle Dove six furlongs in 1 17 Armament five furlongs in 1 03 and Inter ferer fernery and St Lorenzo Lorenz five furlongs in 105 105The The probable starters for the Futurity which are in training here will I think prove to be the following Armament Dr Eichberg Iceberg Sir Hubert Ahom Ahem His Lordship Bangor Eller Keller dale Galahad Interferer and St Lorenzo Lorenz The two latter have not yet faced the starter and as neither of them has yet been asked a ques quest ¬ tion ion in their work they are an entirely un ¬ known quantity quantityBoth quantity Both colts have done well during the month they have been here They have had a most careful preparation and judging from what I have seen of them the last two weeks I now think that St Lorenzo Lorenz will prove the better of the two when put to the test No colt could have trained more satisfactorily than he has and judging from the easy way in which he has done all that has been asked of him I will be disappointed if he does not show a cracking good treat in the course of another week weekInterferer Interferer which up untirrecently putrescent I thought would prove the better of the two is also much improved but the St Leonards Leonard colt seems able to handle him himArmament impermanent Armament was a bit off after arriving here but is now all right and may be regarded as a certain starter The field is without doubt going to be a large one and many trainers are in a quandary as to where to get jockeys The Fleischmanns Freshman are well equipped in this respect Their two candidates Sir Hubert and Dr Eichberg Iceberg will be steered by Martin and Sloan SloanMr Sloan Mr Crokerhas Crocker I understand been in nego Negro ¬ tiations stations for the purchase of His Lordship but I hear that the deal is off for the present Anyway Mr Smith evidently becomes more and more impressed with his colts chances of cap ¬ turing the Futurity as the time approaches as he has jumped his price 10000 in the last eight days

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