One Of The Champion Long-Distance Horses Of Last Year., Daily Racing Form, 1908-07-19


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THE PATCHOGUE STABLES BE H 5 NEALON BY SAIN SISTER JOSEPHINE ONE OFgTHE CHAMPION LONGDISTANCE HORSES OF LAST YEAR One of the two great racer lielojijUur4otlluv 1atehogre St start of the yeacat Brighton Beach tomorrow afternoon Bein fasdistance favorable to him for he is emphatically a stayer anil a longdistance rnnner although a fas distance Whether successful or not tomorrow his debut for 100S will be of Interest and his running will willbe be scanned critically Barring criticallyBarring Jack Atkin Noalon is probably tlie best of the many good horses Sain has sent to the races and it was a proud day for Sains owner Itarney Schreiber when Nealon won the Suburban of 1907 He was not especfally conspicuous as a twoyearold and developed slowly He began his racing career at the Memphis summer meeting of 1905 and ran in four races there without winning His first success was in a purse at Oakland which he Avon by a nose from Succeed lie won two more there before the year ended As a threeyearo d Nealon became a shining light lie ran very well in California and was brought east for a campaign over the New York tracks Here ho won among other races the Dolphin Stakes at a mile and an eighth in 153 the Turf Stakes at a mile and a quarter in 205 and the September Stakes at a mile and three furlongs In 210 all at Sheenshead Bay and all against highclass opposition Ills last race iiK a threeyearold was a win over the Oakland track at seven furlongs December IS 19015 Last 19015Last year Nealon improved into out of the best horses of a year of grand racers At Oakland he won two purses before being brought east for a great career in tlie course of which lie ran third in the Brook ¬ lyn Handicap third in tlie Cosmopolitan first in the Suburban Handicap Municipal Handicap and Belmont 1ark Autumn WeightforAge Race and took a prominent part in many other races In all his racing record is as follows Year Sts 1st 2nd 3rd Unp Won UH15 13 3 3 2 ii 2050 ISOC 2050ISOC S f 4 S 10 154r 0 1007 7 5 49 44890

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