Dr. Shafers Stake Race: Takes The Juvenile Stakes With Ease At Churchill Downs.; Light Rain Does Not Affect the Track--Sunbonnet Beaten by Maria Miller and a Poor Start--Kinney Takes His Race., Daily Racing Form, 1917-05-22


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DK. SIIAFERS STAKE RACE TAKES THE JUVENILE STAKES WITH EASE AT CHURCHILL DOWNS, Light Rain Does Hot Affect the Track— Sunl-onnet Beaten by Marij Miller and a Poor Start — Kinney Takes Hia Race. Loatavflte, Ky.. May 2L— W. II. Baker accounted for his first stake victory of the season when his Dr. Sliaf.r won the Juvenile Stakes, worth ,750 net to the winner, with Kling in second place mid Jay Bird following. Six started in the race with the winner enjoying favoritism. He was much the best, fir he suffered from interference at the start and was forced to go around the star IS. thereby costing him additional ground, but he finished in resolute style and passed Kling the most serious contender, easily Bear the end. The Juvenile Stakes was run for the nineteenth time today and its history iu brief detail since 1998 is as follows: Tear. Winner. wt. Jockey. v.-il Time 1905 Hoi Polloi Till McLaughlin .999 1:02% 1900 Wing T.ng 104 D. Austin... 1 .7:«» 1 :01 4i 1907 Hoaest 110 J. I 1,999 1:99% I.ios Miami 97 J. Butler... 1,97a 1:99% 1910 Oracle 193 D. Austin... 9791:01% itll Praetortaa . .....109 A. Tasasuw.. 1470 1:91% 1912 Oneida 11 .1. Met a Icy 2£M 1 :00 1913 Baton 107 K. Goose .. IMSO l*t% Itll Mars Caasldy ...107 A. Key km.. 2j9B9 1:01% 1915 Gipeey George ..HIT. McTagt. l.7ooi:oi-- 1919 Gay Fortune 110 K. Lnpaille. 1,991 1:01-, 1917 Dr. Sharer 119 B. loose .. 1,799 1:91% Not ran in 1999. Intermittent showers of this morning and threatening weather liter, held down the attendance to soi.ie extent, the rain however, did not dampen the eatkaataam f tin- people at the track to Bap extent, for the g.dnK was fast and the sport wkata-■ease aad ajayaaie. Only two favorites were successful. Preliminary for the Kentucky Oaks. Hi" .1-1.000 sprinting race, that brought out .1 good band ..f three year-old flBies, serred in Ike nature of a preliminary to the Keutn.iy Oaks and it furnished a good contest between tie speedy Texas-bred Idly Marie Miller and A. K BtacOBSherS Siaihoi! .el. The latter was pr-bably best, but Marie Miller triumphed by a Beck. Sunbennets failure was directly due to bet failure to g"t away more favorably at the start. A seeming failing of the BaglMi bred horses ■haws here, she esneed an immense nop in the stretch and wis overhauling the winn. r steadily at the end. Battle also ran a good race to finish third. After the finish, Simboniiet and Battle were worked out en additional .piarter, their tini" for the mil" being 1:41%, Suntioimet having a margin of a half length over Battle. Kinney, which was claim. .1 by .1. B. GeedBBBa at Lexington, scored the first purse in his colors, when he barely beat Palatable in the opening dash. The se.oiid race, in which youngsters met. witness .1 tie- defeat of Nepe, which was probably best iu he race, tint his failure was brought about by Parrtab, Which while running out. forced Nope with him and it eliminated his chance of winning. The puis.- went to Honolulu, which, under a change of riders from Btainaea to Ktaeger, showed vast improvement. After the finish. Fairish unseated his rider and ran away a mil" and a half, finally bolting through one of the gaps and into the stable yards, where he was captured. Valor was the first choice to land and his victory was accomplished after a hud race to outstay Ptaefeataer. According to tafanaatloa Irani New Orleans Una. morning, the JcBeraua Parrlah people inaugurated a list case Saturday. Inning for its object establishing the legality of wagering, with something similar to tic- method in use in New York "with writing." The bettor tender:; his money and memoranda to a "perambulating" layer. After the race, if having bet on a successful starter, the bettor gets paid off. The above betting method was carried out at the old MoDonoughvillo half mile track, iu tie- me trotting race decided in connection with a picnic .Saturday. Eddie Austin and Frank Hart flgariag as priacipahi in the test, were promptly arrested. 0. H. Brownes Crepuscule Arrives. Graat Hugo Brown.;; Crcpn settle, which is intended to start in the lv ntueky Oaks next Friday, arrived this morning and was Liken in charge by trataer William Hurley. A scarcity of cars was responsible for the failure of the extensive A. K. Macomner racing string to depart for New York yesterday. It is now prob-abta that the horses will bo kept in these parts until after the cluse of UttS Churchill Downs raring. Work outs at Churchill Downs Sunday morning over a fast track, we.-c as follows: Aral Mile in 1:43. Big Enough -rive-eightiis in 1:02%. Billie Joe Three-qaartara in 1:17. Cora Lane — Mile in 1:15. Escoba— Five-eighths in 1:04. Fight Fair Mil- in 1:4ft. Flash of Steel — Three-quarters in 1:10. Gallant fast TklH l|BartTS in 1:15%. linger QaiU Thict qaaitrrs in 1:11. Lady Always — Five eighths in 1:03%. Macmond" -Half mile in 40. Margaret E.- Seven -eighths in 1:30%. May W. — Five eighths in 1:08. Star Maid— Mile in 1:43. Trapping — Mile in 1:44%. Vogue — Three-quarters in 1:15%. This mornings moves included the following: Apple Jack— Seven-eighths iu 1:2. Bird I,ore- -Three-quarters in 1:LS. apt. Bees— Mile in 1:43. Chief Brown — -Three-quarters in 1:20. Cudgel -Three-eighths in 35%. Deliver — Throe-quarters iu 1:29. iold Color— Mile in 1:1S. .lames T. Clark — Five-eighths in 1:01%. Kalitan — Five-e;ghths in 1:02%. Lady Longfellow— Half mile in 49. Margaret N. — Three-quarters in 1:21. Mida— Mile in 1:42%. Milbrey — Five-eighths in 1:06. Opportunity —Half mile in 53. Fenrod — Three-quarters in 1:10. Pilsen — Half mile iu 50%. Samuel li. Meyer — Three-quarters in 1:19%. Scrutineer" — Three-quarters in 1:19. Sol Gilsey— Half mile in 50. Solly— Five-eighths in 1:06. Velvet Joe— Three-eighths in 36%. ■ ,_

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