Kentucky May Bar Valets., Daily Racing Form, 1910-02-08


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KENTUCKY MAY BAR VALETS Lexington Ky February 7 tninty that the Kentucky State Kacin following the ideas put into effect by sit Jacksonville will bar jockey valets and agent jit the Kentucky tracks this year A member of the commmsion said today that lie will introduce a rule forbidding valets and requiring that tin mounts for a jockev be made only by the contract emplover or the person holding first call ui on the services of ofTliis Tliis same member of the commission said that it liid been suggested to him by several trainers tint lirule restricting assistant starters be adopted He IK of the opinion that if the walkup system of stnrt Iii IK einploved on all tracks tin opportunities that Kulstiint starters have for the mishandling of horses will be ndlictd to a minimum and It may be tl such a rule will be adopted by the commission

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