Reward Increased To 0,000.: For Information and Conviction of Incendiary of Recent Belmont Park Fire--Value of Horses Lost., Daily Racing Form, 1917-05-03


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REWARD INCREASED TO 0,090. For Information and Conviction of Incendiary of Recent Bclmcnt Park Fire— Value of Horses Lost. New York. May -. lie- reward for informal ion ami conviction of tic Incendiary of tic- recent fire in the Katrick stables at EtetWMWl Park has been increased to 0,000. This reward is made ap of four offerings ••;■ ,500 each, by Mr. Parsons, Mi-. Knapp, ih. Westchester Baciag Aaaorhtttaa and tli • Joel y Club. August Behaonl wivh.-s it pnrticu-larly aaderstood that up to the preseat Beunoal Park has not beea offered to the goveraaaent as a Military training ground. Quite a aaaaber of horse - men iio not think the fire was ,,i Incendiary origin, basing tin ir opil .... on tin- fact thai il was raining at the tfane ami tiiat la- stablea wen- too well petroled by watcfaasea to permit strangers in the grow ads. They believe that a careless stable hand was ri -sponsible Kvi :y clue is being traced, how -c r. to locate the origin, ami extra watehaaen have been cngrigeii to prevenl a re rwrrea ee. All other racing institutions are also being mere earefallj guarded. A recapltnhlHoa of the losses suffered in the fir-last Sunday placed S. 1.. Parsons loss at 00,000, ami !I. K. Kaappa at approxbnately half that amount. William II. Karri, k. tin- raim-r for bath stables, lost two saddle horse-, awe of which was tin- polo mount Margy, valued at ,S0fL Beveral youngsters from whi it Karrick expected great things wre I laisaiill d to asht s. One of these was Swans Down, a brown colt by /.. us Black Swan, valued at ,000. Tic- list of borsea lost am! their eat n- t d rabse, follows: Phosphor. 0,000; Haasoa, ,000; Vixen, .s..itMt; Inniskillen, ,500; Blachball, ,500; The Miner, by Trap Bock, ,000; Helena, ,000; Swans Down, by Xeaa, ,000; t-.vo by Peep allay, ,000 and S.I.uiki respectively; Bweepatake, by Sw p Josle Cohan, st.inui; Gohsea Bheaf, by Medd b r. ,000; Vahlor. by Hade, s-j..vxi; Country .lay. by Plaudit, ,000; Bweepa, by Sweep -Myrtelus, ..ti»-. Lackless, ,500. Kmipp:; hors.-s v.-r : Tragedy.,000; The Knocker. 0,000; Sandal. ,000; Artt-mis. ,000; lare Kit - -ll. ,000; Judge Atkins. ,000; Piccolo ,000; I oil Parrot, by bain, .si BOO; Bagdad, by Voorliees— Emir. .100.

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