Minnie Adams Beaten And Disqualified.: Jersey Lady Wins and Brings Her Owners Into Trouble by Doing So., Daily Racing Form, 1908-07-17


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MINNIE ADAMS BEATEN AND DISQUALIFIED Jersey Lady Wins and Brings Her Owners Into Trouble fcy Doing So Detroit Mich July 17 Todays racing furnished in addition to close and exciting finishes frequent surprises by the defeat of all the favorites This by no means signifies that the layers reaped a rich harvest On the contrary they had a most strenu ¬ ous road to travel for the smart set backed most of the winners extensively notably Jersey Lady and Miss Vigilant Both won rather handily The sud ¬ den improvement of Jersey Lady over her previous showing caused the judges to begin an investigation as to her inconsistency Meanwhile entries from the Mathews Joplln stable will be barred from starting until the investigation is concluded concludedFred Fred Cook and his crack rider Dave NIcol also contributed largely to the incidents of the afternoon the lirRt named by his confident plunges on his representatives Anna L Daley and Minnie Adams Anna L Daley through bad racing luck suffered decisive defeat Minnie Adams however showed a sterling performance but was eventually beaten out a short margin by Polly Prim in track record time after a furious drive In going to the first turn jockey Nicol employed sharp practice tactics by steering Minnie Adams diagonally across the track from an outer positon and thereby causing a jam The others suffered much by Kicols action and the judges promptly disqualified Minnie Adams and gave second place to Superstition and third place to St Jeanne Nicol was suspended for four days for his rough riding Sister Phyllis Zipango and Hiacko were the beaten favorites in the last three races Interference and crowding played a prominent part in bringing about their defeats defeatsAn An additional inllux of visitors from New York and Cincinnati served to increase the attendance attendanceShipments Shipments for Quebec where a race meeting be ¬ gins next Saturday included consignments of Bar ¬ ney Schreibers entire band here a part of J W Burttschells division and several horses in the string ot P Jr Civill and Woods Garth Barney Sehreiber also departed for Quebec His mission there is mostly to dispose of the horses he shipped shippedT T W Murphy McCabe Dennlson 1 Howard and Saffel were among the jockeys to depart this after ¬ noon for Quebec QuebecBarney Barney Schreiber disposed of Geneva S at private terms to W E Suggs SuggsFlavigny Flavigny sustained a severe injury when she was jumped on while going Into the lead The mishap was in a measure responsible for her sudden faltcr jngiii the last furlong of the fifth race J W Pangle disposed of the youngster Wood line to C E Brown The consideration was the first pnrsc the Jiorse wins winsP P Knebelkamp has secured a three months con ¬ tract on jockeyl T nice with a privilege of buying the contract thereafter thereafterThe The fast filly Advancing which gave much prom ¬ ise tliis spring at Louisville of ranking with the topnotchers has been shipped back to Churchill Downs to be rested until this fall in the hope of preventing her bleeding in future starts startsBefore Before departure from Latonia J Arthur pur ¬ chased The Thorn from P Dunne

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