Propose British Race at Dorval, Daily Racing Form, 1914-05-24


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PROPOSE BRITISH RACE AT DORVAL. Montreal, Que- May 20. The Dorval Pnrk Jockey v Club has annon .ed the- inclusion in Its list « t stakes ,s for the fall nee-ting in September next a British Plate for a pi . ■ ■ of sUver valued at 00 and,000 * added The nee- will be- open to three-year-olds and over the property e.t BritUh subjects residents in " British pe-s. ssb.ns .it the time- of .losing. The " distance will be one mile anei a quarter. The ennouncement of the plate comes almost i n I temporam slv with a recent statement e.i Major McBride, vice-president of the Dorval Dark jockey v Club, that he- had succeeded in Interesting some ie- e.t iii, leading British owners, during a recent il visit to England, in the Dorval track. li i- intimated that Richard Marsh, trainer ot tin 1. atable of King George V.. will send a small string c acrosM lb. Atlantic for the lall meetings. H ttn-shouM I- nctuallj come about, t li running of the 1,. Briti ii Plate would serve excellently for the bringing together ol the kings horses and those ol other "r i. , owners with the- thoroughbreds owned la II Canada.

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