Waterboy Drops Dead At Lexington., Daily Racing Form, 1913-07-04


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WATERBOY DROPS DEAD AT LEXINGTON Lexington Ky July Tames 15 Haggins thor ¬ oughbred stallion Waterboy valued at 30000 dropped dead at Elmendorf Farm Just after break ¬ fast this morning Dr Cann held a postmortem examination and pronounced the cause of death en ¬ largement of the heart due to the excessive heat The ailment was similar to that which caused the death of August Belmonts great mare Teas Over dam of Dick Welles and Ort Welles WellesWnlerlioy Wnlerlioy WHS a handsome black horse fourteen years old by Watercress dam Zealandia by Sir Modred He was bred by Mr Haggin and was foaled at Kanoho del Paso Ciil He came from the famous Gallopade family and was a fast horse a good weight carrier and a stayer He won the Suburban Renewal one and onequarter miles In 204 thf Brighton Handicap one and onequarter miles In 20 at that time 1K the record and the Saratoga Handicap one and onequarter miles in 20 with 127 pounds up Waterbay was insured but for how much was not known at Klmondorf Farm the Insurance having been placed from Mr Hagglns New York office officeJ J Tandy Hughes has returned to the Kentucky Association track from Latonla with Polls Supple Transport Captain acolw and The trader He says that Supple bowed a tendon at Latouia and will tin retired from the turf

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