Answers To Queries., Daily Racing Form, 1918-10-29


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ANSWERS TO QUERIES B C J Toronto Ont In 1889 6208 races were reported and printed as having been run in the United States and Canada In 1S90 the number so made public declined to 5195 5195J J J C Cleveland O The elder August Bel mont Major Belmonts father died November 24 1890 During his fathers life Major Belmont raced horses as the Blemtou Stable StableB B W St Louis Mo The year 1890 was a good one for horse prices During it Kingston sold for 30000 Bolero for 35000 Potomac for 25000 and Hanover for 15500 All were high prices in those days daysJ J H C New Orleans La A mistaken an ¬ nouncement by a layer that a horse had been scratched could have no standing against the facts of the nice but would lay some obligation on him to protect his patrons from loss in the matter matterC C E M Cincinnati O Rosebeus race when he made the American record for seveneighths of a mile was run at Belmont Park October 16 1906 The fractions of Roamers race against time were eighth 12 quarter 23 threeeighths 34 half mile 46 fiveeighths 58 threequarters 110 seveneighths 122 mile 134 134B B B F Buffalo X Y Salvators mile in 135X was made August 28 1890 on the straight course at Monmoiith Park against the mile record of Ravelo l39i made over the same course July 31 of the same year Racine meed and won at a mile in 130 on the elliptical course at Wash ¬ ington Park Chicago 111 July 28 1890

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