Woodbine Autumn Stakes: Great Array of High-Class Horses for Rich Fixtures to be Run from Sept. 24 to Oct. 1, Daily Racing Form, 1924-09-16


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WOODBINE AUTUMN STAKES Great Array of High-Class Horses for Rich Fixtures to Be Run From Sept. 24 to Oct. 1. TORONTO, Ont, Sept. 15. That the policy of the Ontario Jockey Club in maintaining the high standard set by the club for the encouragement of long-distance racing and stecplechasing is appreciated by those having the best interests of the Canadian turf at heart is evidenced in the flattering response received for the stake events to be run at the autumn meeting at "Woodbine Park, from "Wednesday, September 24, to "Wednesday, October 1. The entries combine both quality and quantity, and promise some rare sport at the picturesque lakeside track the last week of the month. Despite the "falling market" the Ontario Jockey Club has maintained the value of all stakes and purses, and the horsemen will race at "Woodbine for a total of 21,000, ol which the sum of 6,000 will be given in purses for the steeplechasers. The eight stake events which closed recently have had the following entries: Toronto Autumn Cup Handicap, 0,000 added 35 Ontario Jockey Club Cup. ,500 added... 24 Seagram Handicap, ,000 added 44 The Grey Stakes, ,000 added 4S Hendrie Steeplechase 0,000 added 2S Woodbine Steeplechase, ,000 added .... 24 Durham Cup, ,500 added 1 Lansdowne Handicap, ,000 added 21 Quality is in evidence all through the entry lists. The feature on the flat to be run the opening day of the meeting is the Toronto Autumn Cup, a handicap for three-year-olds and over at a mile and a quarter, won lasl year by T. Musantes good mare, My Dear. The prospects are for a field of rare quality and distinction for this Canadian turf feature. Here are the entries for this 0,000 added stake: Best Tal Grace Mayers Trocyon Bonnie Omar Grey lag Purity Catalan Hallucination Bedstone Cherry Pic Horologe Royal Oak Damask Ju:t David Sarazen Dentaria IC. Solcms Seal Tjandi Dr. OMara Little Chief Thunderclap Deep Thought Llewellyn Thorndown Fiedcricktowu Mad Play Thorndale Friday 13th Muttikins Wampee Flag of Truce Mad Hatter War Man Gen. Thatcher Missionary AVheatstick Golden Sphere Nassau Wilderness

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