Handicap To Swannanoa: E. C. Cowdins Erratic Mare Wins Chief Race At Douglas Park.; Threatening Weather Affects Patronage Only Slightly--Marjorie A., on Which Betting Coup Is Attempted, Has a Hemorrhage., Daily Racing Form, 1913-06-04


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HANDICAP TO SWANNANOA E O COWDINS ERRATIC KARE WINS CHIEF RACE AT DOUGLAS PARK Threatening Weather Affects Patronage Only Slightly Marjorie A on Which Betting Coup Is IsAttempted Attempted Has a Hemorrhage Leuisville Ky June 3 E C Cowdins incon istent mare Swanmmoa turned a form somersault nt Douglas Park this afternoon when she won the mill and seventy yards handicap that served as a feature Because of her poor snowing in her last fart she was entirely eliminated from considera ¬ tion as a factor but she fooled the talent by going into active contention from the start and disjHisiug of her opposition in thorough fashion before three quarters of the trip had been covered She was an easy winner over Flora Plna with Moris tnwn In third place a short margin before High Private with Helen Barhee and Coy Lad beaten c If Helen Barbee was the favorite of the race and ran prominently for threequarters then retired In the earlier racing Coy Lad kept Swannanoa lose company but he had enough of it long before lie reached the stretch turn turnLowering Lowering clouds were instrumental in reducing the attendance somewhat but enough spectators were on hand to fill the big grandstand and part of the space In front The betting continued brisk liut was of lesser volume than formerly three of Hie races on todays card being of the sort that did spectatorsThe not appeal strongly to spectators The connections of the A J Aste stable lost ex ¬ tensively through the failure of Marjorie A in Mic fifth race She was regarded by them as an excel ¬ lent medium for an attempted betting coup but whatever chance she might have had was mined when soon after the start she was stricken with a hemorrhage that necessitated her being taken out of contention Adair Bakers Samuel R Moyer won this purse in a sharp drive witli Sonada SonadaThe The talent went astray again in the third race in wheU they gave Birdie Williams preference over Barbara Lane It looked promising for Bird BirdA A illiams backers during the first half but on the thestretch stretch turn Barbara Lane came with a rush and anddisposed disposed of the favorite handily handilySome Some or the worst actors in these parts were am tig the starters in the second race and they gave the starter and his assistants all sorts of trouble to get them off on anything like even terms Gasket and Nello acted worst of the lot but Mr Cassidv managed to get them away in good order Detour the favorite ultimately disposed of Kthelda for the purse with Dr Waldo Briggs third thirdFlevcn Flevcn youngsters tried conclusions in the opener and Cosls from the A B Spreckels stable won over Lindar and Old Trump Bushy Head the favorite was away too slowly to cut any figure figureTlie Tlie closing dasli went to Chartier over Sir Mar ¬ ion and Volita After the finish E R Bradley rlaiiued Prospect for 010 010Jcckev Jcckev Buxtou landed three of his mounts win ¬ ners Ills handling of Detour and Samuel R Meyer represent eil masterly efforts On Chartier he only had to sit still His ride of High Private was not effective for witli better handling that horse would have been a factor Tinre will be seven races on Friday next The extra race will be known as the Advance Fund Celling race conditions to be announced later by Secretary Magiun There is only 100 in run up money in the Douglas Park treasury and the de I ency 440 will be advanced by the association associationJockey Jockey Goose who was to have resumed riding to ¬ morrow suffered today an additional injurv to Ills arm which will prevent him taking mounts until the opening of the Latonia meeting meetingllni llni Basey was ordered scratched from the fifth raoo on account of his ineligibility ineligibilityIncreasing Increasing weight caused jockey C Peak to ter ¬ minate his connections with the John W Schorr stable this afternoon The horses owned by the Memphis turfman will be ridden during the re ¬ mainder of their stay in Kentucky by C Borel BorelThe The announcement that W G Yankc would ship to Hamilton at the close of the Douglas Park racing i proiatnre He will transfer his stable to La Ionia this week weekTrainer Trainer Frank M Taylor has changed his plans and will ship his extensive string from here to jKlmont Park and later to Saratoga Saratogadalr dalr fc Bakers horses will be shipped to rort Trle after the close of Latonia racing racingKay Kay Spence represented in the closing dash by Bobbv Cook put in a claim for Prospect but as oil to had finished third E R Bradley had priority am secured the horse horseThe The twohorse combination consisting of Detour and Barbara Lane paid its backers 2100 The threehorse combination went to the field backers vho received 5110 for 2 2There There Is a rumor current of a sensational work trial by Gay Bird Sunday morning He is said to have worked a mile pulled to a walk in 140 with the fractional reported as follows Quarter In 22 half in 45 threequarters in 111 seven furlongs in 124 124There There will be a special train from hero Saturday iiMit for the accommodation of the advance guard f nice followers and turfmen who will take part Ju tlie Latonia meeting Most of the pariinutuel 1 iiraphernalia that has been used at Douglas Park vIll be shipped on this train The train will be in ehnrge of Eugene Klrod

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