Former Jockeys Strange Case, Daily Racing Form, 1913-03-15


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FORMER JOCKEY S STRANGE CASE. Montreal, Que.. March 14.— Discharged by taw oii. Ha and Montreal General Hospitals as curabiy deaf and dumb, Ji « "Bull" McKinw • ,-ii.e will known s .i steeplechase Jockey, has suil il-nly regalaeil nis missing senses. Jockey McKIn m was loiind iiracl iealli deaf simI diunh in Maisoi n.-uie I • the i »• ■! i • ■ Bve months m... In the h.--piial he regaiuetl his strength la a few days, l.u not his bearing "i »pee« h. on Saturdaj evening last be awakened his room in-, ,,. wiih a crj ol "Shorty, Slioiiy." He was .,,. pai.-ntly in a kind of nightmare. When his frieml 1 eee, l.-d in awakening him lie found thai the 4sii. k-K-keys powers ol speech and bra ing were full * ,,, ,1 JU;iii!. M. K n oeys powers are bow p r i. , iu v,„kI and be talks freetj . When McKlnw-.vV i-ase was ti t— t Investigated ii 1 w.i- i In- opinion of iln- physician, that the loss ..I lit* faculties was due to soaae --.n of stroke, and 1 that in- might recover lhem iusi as nncx|s?ctedl.i Hi will return to his last orenantlaa as ., chauffer.

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