Sophrony Brown A Good One.: Wins Two-Year-Old Scramble Under Extraordinary Circumstances--Charlie Hargrave Also Wins., Daily Racing Form, 1910-01-07


view raw text

SOPHRONY BROWN A GOOD ONE Wins TwoYearOId Scramble Tnder Extraordinary Circumstances Charlie Hargrave Also Wins El Paso Tex January G Charlie Hargrave a son of Solitaire II bred by A B Sprockets in California today achieved a cantering victory in the sixfurlongs sprint handicap in track record time of 112J and for the first time in months ran np to the phenomenal work of his yearling trials His running was a revelation Negotiations had neon in progress for Charlie Hargraves purchase by Al ¬ berto Terrazas since Christmas It is ruinored that the sale of the colt to the president of the Jockey Club Juarez at 5000 will be consummated at an early date Charlie Hargrave unexpectedly outbroke fast opposition in T II Honghton La Dextra Rust em Lady Panchita and Sociable maintained close pursuit of the early pacemaker under a pull and then drew out anil won as he pleased when let down in the stretch The forward running of Rustcm the runnerup was the secondary feature of the race Results were more in line with public form than for a weelc past and the fourteen layers had a bad day financially financiallyWeather Weather conditions were unique The sun shone but the weather was bitterly cold Fast time pre ¬ vailed throughout throughoutFred Fred Luzader Inaugurated a pleasing innovation hereabouts when he sent J It Wainwrights good horse Gypsy King to the post fit for his best effort in the introductory dash Under the circumstances the gelding won as he pleased with Kennedy Yip This jockey lias been doing effective work In the saddle during the past week weekSophrony Sophrony Brown winner of the twoyearold race is a phenomenal juvenile The exquisitelyturned Infant daughter of the Irishman Nina Owens ran obliquely to the inside at the start soon established a lead of ten lengths over her nearest opponent Princess Industry subsequently bolted to the ex ¬ treme outside and back again to the inside rail where she finished a half length in advance of the heroine of the New Year juvenile feature The time for the throe furlongs 34 25 represented an extraor ¬ dinary performanceT performance T E Mannixs jockey McCnhey scored in a note ¬ worthy saddle effort in fast time on Minnolette at the windtip Buna finished a close third with Garner up It convinced a majority of the race ¬ goers that J Wilson who has ridden many bad races of late is incompetent

Persistent Link:
Local Identifier: drf1910010701_1_5
Library of Congress Record: