Hughes Does some Rough Riding.: Is Ordered to Accept No More Mounts after the Disqualification of Molo B., Daily Racing Form, 1907-02-06


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HUGHES DOES SOME ROUGH RIDING. Is Ordered to Accept No More Mounts After the Disqualification of Moio B. ew Orleans. La., PvIhbbi j 5.— The weather was COM and raw todaj and the City Iark track dee]. aad heavy. This, together with the ordiaary card -ie.1. was responsible for a falling off in the attendance, the crowd belag made up chiefly of ii-nia is. The racing, however, was spirited. The steeplechase proved one of the beat contests run through the liehl here this winter. Four of the nine starters were in a hunch at tic- finish. -Molo I.., Little Watty, Arabo and Qoadd Ightiag it out. aader a lerritic drive. Molo B. linisl H d first, hut was dlsqaallfled becaaae Raghea rode a roagh race. Be aaed good Jadgaicnl in late early stagaa by keeping away from the pace. After Baraiag Molo It. along in the middle of the hunch for half the trip he weni up to Cue leader with a rush on the outsiile and alter laking the eighth jump siiowed in front. . t the next jump Haghea cut across in from . 1 Little Watty and Arabo and agala when atralghteaed oui lot home Haghea struck Little Walty across the head a couple of lime-. Not content with this lie lode Molo 1.. toward the outside and Carried Little WaUy over with him. arabo,. which was on the outside of the lirsL two. was sent into tiie dHch and all but fell. McClure kept P*f" ggtmg with , OaaM in an attempt to get through, only to et I cul off a COaade of times. The todgea were prompt l ill taking the race away from Molo It. and Haghea . . was told not to accept any more mounts here this winter. Itiihywick. the odds-on favorite, in the two-year old race, after Speateag up I lead of a half dozen , liailhs bolted across the track when making the , turn into the homestretch and Mitchell bad to pull In i- up to keep BCC from goaag over the feme. With Kubywick out. the race lKcime a BTWelttag drive Ih-iween Sal.ado. Itotia II. and BettC of Kent. The latter jusl manairol to get up in time to win i kg a nose, the same disian e separating the aeeaad i and third. Jockey Yourell. who had the mount on Orthodox t in the steeplechase, was three and a half pounds s overweight when he weighed in after the race. He e Was lined KM by the judges. Jehaaaeeea earned a suspension of four days s for healing the barrier with Maivel I, in the eeveath race.

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