Manager Winn On Latonias Close., Daily Racing Form, 1908-07-12


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MANAGER WINN ON LATONIAS CLOSE New York July 11 M J Winn manager at Louisville and of the Empire City Association here is surprised at Latonias closing closingI I cannot understand said Mr Winn why the mutuel system did not pay at Latonia It paid handsomely at Louisville In the spring and Louis ¬ ville is not a more populous city than Cincinnati Moreover the operation of the system at Church ¬ ill Downs was so satisfactory we are determined to use it again in the fall We have no Intention of going back to the bookmaklng system The mutuel system not only paid but under its opera ¬ tion there was no scandal at Churchill Downs DownsOur Our horses ran to form There was no Incentive to fix races The mutuel machines betrayed the operations of the most secretive horsemen We have a notion at Louisville that the mutuel system will work successfully everywhere I am sorry the laws of the state of New York will not permit us to use machines at Brighton during the comlnc meetiiic of the Empire City Assoclatloa

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