Answers to Queries, Daily Racing Form, 1917-07-05

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ANSWERS TO QUERIES. F. II., Cincinnati, O. Only the horse named in a parlay run for it. J. M. A., Pittsburg, Pa., Sun Briars average in race 34097 was 1C to 1. but where a limit of 15 to 1 was the rule, only the latter price could be had. II. II. W. Jr., Louisville, Ky. It is purely guesswork to endeavor to estimate what effect it would have had on the mind of the handicapper if Roamer had beaten Old Rosebud in the Clark Handicap. B. C. G., Chicago, "III. Foxhall did not race in this country. He was taken to England as a yearling and did all his racing there. He was considered by English experts to be one of the six best horses seen iu England . J. K., Cleveland, O. Iliinyar died in December, 1905, at the Avondale Stud in Sumner County, Tennessee of old age. He was thirty-one years old when he died. He was foaled in Kentucky in 1S75, a bay, by Alarm Hira, by Iexington. C. A. W., Cincinnati, O. When one backs a single horse of a coupled entry, the matter is de-cided by the running of that horse.. If it chances to be scratched, the wager is a draw, no matter where any stablemate may finish. P. K. 0., Detroit, Mich. It is a matter you will have to calculate for yourself on the basis of speed. For instance, iu running a mile in 1:40, a horse runs at the rate of 52.80 feet per second, while in doing a mile iu 1:38, it runs 53.88 feet per second. Wilson, St. Louis, Mo. The Australian horse Carbine won thirty-three races and was second six times out of forty-three starts, earning 47,380. He was bought for ,250 and taken to England by the late Duke of Portland. Carbine was a success as a sire in England. Fred S., Chicago, 111. When there is place and nlow odds against any horse in the mutuels, there is place and show odds against every horse in the jace. As the favorite in race 34125, Tex Forman, was abundantly backed place and show, but not finishing in the first three, his prices cannot be quoted. v T. T. W., Chicago, 111. Barney Shannon is a three-year-old English colt by Llangibby Princess Sterling, belonging to the Riverside Stable. Barry Shannon is a three-year-old gelding by Voter Tower of Candles, belonging to the Quincy stable. In race 33449 Barney Shannon refers to Barry Shannon. Harry B., San Antonio, Tex. 1 It is n longstanding custom that errors in weights and distances do not invalidate wagers and are at the backers risk. 2 It is a matter of doubt, but there being no such horse as Bryan Briar, the Hireponderant view is that the room should have Urea ted Luculllte as the winner.

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