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NOTES OF THE TURF. Former jockey Ben Rigby, who returned from Europe recently, died Thursday at his home In St. I .on is. J. W. Hedrick will ship his stable to Havana to take part in the Oriental Park meeting. Not a few of the Belgian horses that have been winning on English courses in the last month or two are greys. The war has not disastrously affected racing activities in New Zealand. The totallsator turnover at the recent Auckland meeting is reported in an Auckland paper as considerably in excess of last year.