The Tusculum Decision., Daily Racing Form, 1898-09-18


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THE TUSCULUM DECISION DECISIONOn Decision On September 7tb distance one mile with 100 Ibs Dibs weight up the horse Tusculum Truculent owned and trained by Mr R F Meyers Meyer started in the fourth race of that day at Hawthorne and fin ¬ ished dished lengthsOn lengths last beaten off about twentyfive twenty lengths On September 12 distance one mile with 95 Ibs Dibs weight up Tusculum Truculent started in the fourth race of that day and finished last beaten off twelve lengthsOn lengths to fifteen lengths On September 11 distance one mile and a six eonth tenth with 104 pounds weight up Tusculum Truculent started in the fourth race of that day and went right to the front winning without any par ¬ ticular titular effort effortJockey effort Jockey Allen Nixon rode the horse in all three races In the race of September 7 he never made a move with him In the race of CONTINUED ON SECOND PAGE THE TUSCULUM DECISION Continued from 1st Page September 12 he kept the horse under restraint all the way up the back stretch while in the race of the 14th inst inset he shot right to the front making all the pace and winning without any special effort effortIn effort In explanation of the running of the horse Mr Meyers Meyer said that in his races of the 7th and 12th respectively ho was short of work and not up to a race either time and that in addi Addis ¬ tion ion to same he had a sore back The horse was examined the day following his last race and his statement as to the sore back was more than verified His admissions and explanations are alone selfconvicting Private information shows us the horse was heavily backed to win at any price in poolrooms out of the city and other information given out as to the time for action all of which is in our possession possessionHaving possession Having thoroughly investigated the races in question and being satisfied beyond any ques quest ¬ tion ion of doubt as to the guilt of R F Meyers Meyer owner and trainer and Allen Nixon jockey in accordance with the American Racing Rules governing same Al en Nixon jockey and Mr R F Meyers Meyer together with the following named and described horses owned and trained by him are ruled off the turf turfTusculum Tusculum Truculent b c 3 by Ben Strome Stone Craftie Craftier CraftieFilibuster Filibuster ch g 4 by Longside Alongside Little Mollie MollieObstinate Obstinate Simon b g 2 by Simon Magus Persistence PersistenceBoardmarker Persistence Boardmarker Bookmarker ch c 3 by Falsetto Rebellis Embellish RebellisFrank Embellisher Frank Stanton ch g 2 bj Jils Jails Johnson Trousseau TrousseauGetabout Trousseau Getabout Gestapo ch g 3 by Teuton Teutonic Gadabout GadaboutDayton Gadabout Dayton Star ch f 3 by Day Star Miss Mac Gregor Gregory GregorSun Gregorian Sun Bonnet gr f 3 by Eberlee Abele Blue Bonnet BonnetImmense Onetime Immense ch f 2 by Himyar Shimmy Radha Radar RadhaIn Gradating In the event we are able to connect other parties as owners in part of either of the above named horses this ruling is to apply to them respectively as may hereafter appear appearJAMES appearances JAMES H REES HABKY HANKY KUHL KOHL KUHLJudges Judges

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