Mountain to Take a Rest, Daily Racing Form, 1908-01-02


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MOUNTAIN TO TAKE A REST. . Olleaas, La.. January 1. —Jockey Ocatge Mountain announced late tonight that he would ■top ruling here for the remainder of the season am! retara to Chicago on Saturday nght. "I hae !!••; Ueiii in my beat from lately am! so have decided to ipiit aad rest for a while." said Mountain. "The iiiticiMu i have beea subjected to rcnalli li - alaa beea discouraging to me. Ierhaps with a raat of several weeks I will regain my best form and resume riding. My hasty decision to cease riding will prehahtf caawe talk to the effect that I was i ..Id by the judges here to quit, but this i not so. I ,-:!ii Mopping of my own accord, feeling sat-lanVed thai I am in need of a rest "

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