Notes Of The Turf., Daily Racing Form, 1908-04-23


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NOTES OF THE TURF M J Daly has sold Sophomore the threeyearold bay filly by Ormlcant Aimee Goodwin to P SullI nPurses n Purses aggregating 103000 will be distributed during the summer circuit In the Canadian North ¬ west westCharles Charles Bowman has bought the twoyearold King Ferdinand by Aintree Isabel II from W E Ap plegate for 700 700Jockey Jockey Huppe sustained a fracture of the shoulder blade when Esquire fell four Jumps from the end of the steeplechase race at Aqueduct Monday MondayMitre Mitre which has been racing at Oakland has been shipped to New York consigned to Thomas Hitchcock who will convert him Into a jumper jumperThe The engagements of jockey UcCarthy are being made by James Fltzslinmons who looked after Walter Millers engagements on tho coast last year yearJockey Jockey Butwell whose foot was Injured whilt riding Storma at Oakland recently hopes to be able to ride this week Three of his toes were crushed crushedF F R Hitchcock is credited with the announcement that Dandelion will make bis first start of the sea ¬ son In the Metropolitan Handicap to be run at Bel niont Park ParkThomas Thomas McCreery the trainer whose serious Ill ¬ ness In Washington recently was the cause of alarm to bis friends Is now believed to be well on the way to complete recovery recoveryPresident President Thomas H Williams of the New Califor ¬ nia Jockey Club was one of the bondsmen for ex mayor Eugene Schmlta of San Francisco going his surety to the extent of 250000 250000Trainer Trainer C Buxton of the Fleur de Lis Stable will take his string from Oakland to Seattle about May 20 In order to have his horses acclimated by the time the Meadows meeting starts startsMuch Much of the structural steel used in the grand ¬ stand of the illfated Rockingbain Park course at Salem N H will be used in the construction of the new grandstand at Salt Lake City Utah In order to rido his own horse Matchboard In the March Handicap Steeplechase at Leicester England recently Captain Paynter put up tw ntyseven pounds overweight and gained praise as a sports ¬ man manThe The Seattle Handicap will have a value of 20000 next year The YukonAlaska exposition will be in progress during the meeting and en this account the season is expected to be one of exceptional Inter ¬ est and profit profitDelancy Delancy NIcol the famous lawyer has it Is said been engaged by Boots Durnell to fight the legal phases of his differences with the Jockey Club should that organization refuse to allow him admit ¬ tance to the eastern tracks tracksCircus Circus Girl an aged mare by the Trenton horse Phaethon from Adventuress won a mile and three quarter hurdle handicap and later on In the day a fiat mile at Victoria Australia a few weeks ago A few days later she easily appropriated a mile and a half handicap the principal event at a country meeting meetingThe The Illinois Central and the Louisville Nash ¬ ville railroads both of which are Interested in stimulating winter traffic in the south are doing much to popularize racing In Cuba Owners and trainers alike believe that the result will be satis ¬ factory and that in but a few years racing at Ha ¬ vana will grow to large proportions

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