Turfmen Honor Crickmore, Daily Racing Form, 1908-11-08


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TURFMEN HONOR CRICKM0RE. New York. November 7. Funeral services were conducted over the remains of Ilenry G. Crickmore, the veteran racing official, in the chapel of Grace Church at ten oclock Thursday morning. . The funeral was to Fresh Pond and the body was cremated. The burial will be in Greenwood cemetery. The little chapel was thronged with friends of the old racing man. and the floral offerings, sent by each racing association as well as by many personal friends of the grand old man of the turf, were banked about the casket la a profusion of beauty and fragrance. In the vast throw: that naid a last tribute to "Krik" were several who knew him for his manifold charities, and some of the most sincere or the mourners who followed the casket to Fresh Pond were those whose path had been smoothed by thc lone old man. Among those who attended the services were: Magistrate Peter T. Barlow. J. G. Follansbee. S. S. Howland, Schuyler Jj. Parsons, II. M. Hitchcock. Clarence McDowell. Christopher J: Fitzgerald. W. L. Powers. C. Fellowes. V. E. Schaumburg. Philip J. Dwyer, Fred Rehberger. George Gall. Lucien.O. Appleby. Dr. J. O. Greene, Algernon Daingerfield. Addison Jerome. II. A. Buck. John Buck. W. U. Rowe, W. A. Gorman and John G. Cavanagh.

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