Half-Mile Track for Ottawa., Daily Racing Form, 1913-01-05


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HALF-MILE TRACK FOR OTTAWA. Ottawa, Hill . Jaaaary 1. Ottawa may have i-epre-seuialion on the Canadian halt -mile racing circuit nexi summer ir tie- plana of a party of Montreal. Toronto and Ottawa horsemen materialize. They caaac lo Ottawa recently and leaked over several sites, one of u hell was on the Quebec side They ptan, of coarse, lo hold their meetings between those scheduled for Connanghl Park. II is doabtfnl if they will be able to get things going, as the Connaught Park club Is decidedly opposed, believing thai two tracks locally would hurt the sport. The Connaught Park Club took over tin-old charter of the Oitawa Jocko-v Association, and it is doubt iuI if the new club could get a charter. though the Hill Driving club is Incorporated with a Dominion charter and th. new plan is said lo in-rlutu wteratloa under the auspices of Hu- Hull riafa A una ting of those Interested is to be bead next week, v, hen -ome decision will be arrived at. The mild weather has proven a boon to the Con naught Park club, which lias continued operations right no !■■ dale on it new plant. I. N. Bate staled today that tin spring meeting would certainly be held.

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