Libertyville Racing On Its Way: Sport Resumed with Hot Springs System of Wagering in Vogue--Bets Declared Off on Third Race., Daily Racing Form, 1919-07-10


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LIBERTYVILLE RACING ON ITS WAY Sport Resumed with Hot Springs System of Wager ¬ ing in Vogue Bets Declared Off on Third Race LIBERTYVILLE 111 July 9 The Libertyvillt race track resumed operations today with the Hot Springs style of wagering in operation and the racegoers took to it readily The system is semi oral in that no tickets are issued the bettors badge sening as a memorandum of the wager wagerLoss Loss than three hundred people were present but what they lacked in numbers they made up in en ¬ thusiasm Only two favorites won Little Nephew mid Dairyman A 500 handicap was provided as the feature and it fell to Kirsties Cub which made a show of his opponents opponentsThe The spectators were treated to an unusual spec ¬ tacle on a running track when Judge Wallace de ¬ clared off all bets on the third race won by High Horse There wore only three starters in the race and the judge plainly saw that jockey Majestic on Alston the 2 to 5 favorite and J Heupel on Key el Pleasanton were not doing their best with the result that High Horse won easily Immediately after the race judge Wallace declared off all wagers of every description on the race and sus ¬ pended HeupelJockey jockeys Majestic and Heupel Jockey E McGowans riding was the outstanding feature of the afternoon the boy piloting three winners and two seconds secondsWhile While exercising Ambuscade this morning jockey C Maddox sustained injuries that necessitated his removal to a hospital the gelding running through the fence with him Maddox received severe cuts about the face and body bodyJulius Julius Rceder of the racing secretarys office of the Kentucky Jockey Club arrived from Kentucky today and will assist judge Wallace in the secre ¬ tarys office here hereThere There were no new arrivals of horses but many are awaiting to ship in the event that tlie meeting proceeds without Interference

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