Debate over Army Races, Daily Racing Form, 1913-01-21


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DEBATE OVER ARMY RACES. Washington. B. C. January 29. An amendment i" the Arm] Appropriation bill to prohibit the trans-poiiaiioa at Government expense of army horses i i participate in polo games and races offered Saturday bj Representative Burke, ol South Dakota, i pa ted a heal l il d in an adjourn- in. i i of the lb i- Ire iKiini of no quorum. Hop Madd n. of Illinois, and others ■ ted adoption iA the amendment. Represents ,i ,- Hay, ot Virginia chairman •: the committee. I" iMtblican Leader Mann and Representative Kahn, if California, ojip i it. Insisting tb i army men were permitted to entei their horses in -antes md i...- because the practice tended to aid tin- i for Improvement in mourn s.

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