Former Prominent Turfman Is Dead, Daily Racing Form, 1919-07-27


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FORMER PROMINENT TURFMAN IS DEAD Amos McCampbeli formerly well known In Chi Chicago cago business and jacing circles died at his home ii n H rodftbtfrgv Ky FvidayJ morning of Brights disease He was 74 years of agc He had re Itlreif from s business years back He was at one time ff vicepresident of the Chicauo Board of Trade but his business Interests were mainly at LouisviUe LouisviUeuilBQjrwas uilBQjrwas fpnd of Dicing and at one time owned a successful stable Jim Gore which ran second to MbiVtrose in the Kentucky Derby of 1837 Was a fine race horse Of the dead man a Lonis ville newspaper says saysi for occupied 11 fore ¬ i Mr McCnmnbell many years most position in business circles of Louisville and at one time was rated among the citys wealthiest wealthiestltiaensrilewasa ltiaensrilewasa sou of iho late William Logan McCampbeli local merchant and Mrs Delilah Good ¬ win MeCampbell His boyhood days were spent at Chartestoh irid He was In the stock and bond brokerage busi business ness in Louisville for a long time entering with hil fatherIniaw James il Bryant Afterward lie conducted a brokerage of his own and still later he was connected with Bupke Co lie retired twelve years ago and since had lived at his farm near Harrodsbnrg

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