Connaught Park Practically Completed., Daily Racing Form, 1913-05-23


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CONNAUGHT PARK PRACTICALLY COMPLETED Ottawa Out May 22 The stake nominations for tho Inaugural meeting at Connaiight Park Juno 11 to 21 have been announced There arc twenty live In the Duke of Ccnnanght Cup fortysix In the Merchants Selling Handicap thirtynine In tho Presidents Plato thirtythroe In tho LuiiiltormonV Stakes and sixtyone In the Bankers Selling Stake Tlio entries include representatives of the Ilendrie Giddings Schorr Livingston and Gorman stables A B Dado will act as starter and Chief Justice Sir Cliurlus Fltzpatrlck will preside over the opening ceremonies in the absence of II R II the Duke of Coiinaugbt CoiinaugbtThroequarters Throequarters of a mile of the track is now ready for working over and the cushion and tin dressing will lie applied to the remainder of tlio mile circuit within a few days The club membership will be limited to 250 and mure applications than can be accepted have already boon received A K London of Hamilton has boon appointed racing secretary while Albert Kohrhack of Buffalo will continue as manager and superintend the completion of the new plant which is valued at a quarter of a million I dollars

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