Mud Runners Time At Lexington.: Track Deep and Holding, but the Sport Proves to Be Entertaining., Daily Racing Form, 1908-04-26


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MUD RUNNERS TIME AT LEXINGTON Track Deep and Holding but the Sport Proves to Bo Entertaining Lexington Ky April 25 The victory of Morll boy in the fourth race at a mile which featured the card at the Kentucky Association course this after ¬ noon was probably regarded by many of those who ativf the Goldblatt horse finish second to Quagga yesterday as a form reversal but with Milford out he was clearly best Wool Sandals in the Ken ¬ tucky Derby last year demonstrated that he could not run In the mud but the presence of Lee in the saddle and Jhe fact that the horse looked fit and was jirepared by W J Young at Memphis led to disregard of the condition of the track which was heavy though drying out and the money was poured in as if the liettors were finding it Lotus Eater Is a better horse than any of those he was meeting today but he too has no fancy for a heavy track trackThe The defeat of Ralbert in the third race was due in some measure to the jioor riding but the horse did not run to his best form Divorcee and Beth Goodwin beat him out outThe The victory of Divorcee lucky rather than meri ¬ torious marked the second winning of a 0 to 1 shot from the stable of L A Cella during the meeting meetingKair Kair Messenger which finished second to Maid of Gotham In the ojiening race is a good filly and will Ixat better ones than the daughter of Buck Massle Camel ran a good race in the fifth and will improve Von Buelow the halfbrother lo Minnie Adams needs a fast track James Arthur thought Bucket Brigade had an outside chance but lie did not expect him to licat La Fayetle FayetleHazel Hazel Patch is clearly not the Hazel 1atch of last fall He has an ailing leg Orlandot ran a good race but was short shortEttn Ettn Louise was put on the schooling list listJockey Jockey F Burton was fined 25 for misbehavior at the iiost on Ardls ArdlsDunvcgans Dunvcgans chances for a race like the Kentucky Derby have gone He is eliminated as a possibillly after todayThere his performance today There Is no improvement in the condition of R C Raun The horse has a case of double pneumonia Dr Bryan says he expecls a luru for the better or worse MondayThe loniorrow or Monday The weather was fine and the attendance num ¬ bered about 2500 The track will be good Monday if there is no more rain

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