Notes Of The Turf., Daily Racing Form, 1908-05-27


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NOTES OF THE TURF Jockey Dubei is said to have contracted with Paul J Hainey as rn exercise rider The position was ottered jockey AVarren it is said but he refused it itKing King Edward of England continually shows his friendship for racing He has just signified Ills in ¬ tention of presenting two cups to be run for at the Leopardstown July Meeting one for ollicers and the other for farmers farmersJockey Jockey Garner now known as Skeets Is getting into favor again Since McCarthy went to tho Dnr yea stable John Madden has adopted Garner who is riding well and behaving himself generally The boy lias forgotten more than many of the plnheads the public spasmodically worship ever knew This is especially true Avheii it comes to the use of the whip whipThe The betting laws must be given credit for shutting up the pony courses They could not be carried on without the bookmakers fees The bar to pro ¬ prietary racing in South Australia is supplied by the totalisator It can only be used by a genuine club and proprietary racing with no revenue from bet ¬ ting is of course out of the questiou Tho Aus ¬ tralasian tralasianJ J Frank Mickey well known to the race track world and late proprietor of Dickeys resort near the north side of Golden Gate Park San Francisco Avas buried last Monday Ills father before him was well known to the racing folks in the old Bay District track days and the son was known to the same fraternity He had been ill for some time prior to his death

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