Pullux Wins Fast Race at Tijuana.: Defeats Star of Love and Conning Tower in Camarillo Handicap Running 1 1-16 Miles in 1:46, Daily Racing Form, 1917-03-16


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PULLUX WINS FAST RACE AT TIJUANA. Defeats Star of Love and Conning Tower in Ca-marillo - Handicap Running 1 1-16 Miles in 1:46. Tijuana. Mex.. March l." . — Pnllux ran the fastest - raee of the meeting at a distance over a mile e to win the Camarillo Handicap here today. After .r Conning Tower had opened a gap of ten lengths on n his opponents, the big horse tired badly and Pullux x moving into the lead in the stretch stood a hard d drive at the finish, to withstand the rush made by y Star of Love, which finished fastest of all. Pullux x ran the first mile in the race in 1:39 and the unhand ,e a sixteenth in 1:40. within one second of the e track record. • The old mare Yuba, . heavily backed, won the J opening race. Cavanaugh kept her up close to the leaders and. when ha called on her in the " stretch. Yuba easily panned Pride of I.ismore. • which hail a five -lengths lead in the early running. - Christinas Eve. undei- the well-judged ride le of jockey Pickens, won the second race, aft- r wearing the leaders down in the stretch. The " third raee resulted in an easy victory for G rape-shot.- ~ which led from start to finish. It was only a eanter tar Curlicue- to win the fifth, while in the closing race Shilling. astrMe tiift. took things too easy and nearly hmaad off the race. As it was. Gift just managed to get up in the final strides to win by the smallest of margins.

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