Steeplechase Jockey Houston Dead, Daily Racing Form, 1908-01-12


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i STEEPLECHASE JOCKEY HOUSTON DEAD. Fred Houston, formerly a Steeplechase jockey em-plove.l al Varying limes by R. Corrigan. K. Trotter and V. deist, died al his home. 1072 Forly-seventh A Minie. Morton Park, last Thursday, of diphtheria. Houston abandoned riding wh-n racing clos. d down around Chicago, bur had recently purchased two horses which he was â– ebSOUag over the jumps at I1 the Hawthorne track until taken ill. He was SI years old and resided with his parents.

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