Schedule Ten Hurdle Races at Monmouth Park Track, Daily Racing Form, 1951-06-28


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» ■ J c t a s 1; o 1 * 12 Schedule Ten Hurdle Races i 16 At Monmouth Park Track n MONMOUTH PARK, Oceanport, N. J., $ June 27.— Conditions were issued here to- t to day for a schedule of 10 hurdle races to s be presented during the period of July 17 and August 3, restoring the time-honored d sport of jumping to the seaside course. It tl last flourished locally during the days of tl old Monmouth Park from 1870 to 1893. P The top event of the season will be the h Midsummer Hurdle Handicap at about one I it ing n $ t to s d tl tl P h it ing mile and three-quarters for a prize of • ,000 added. Nominations for the race are close Friday, July 27, with the running I scheduled on August 3. ,"4 Other leading features include the Mid- dletown at one mile and three-quarters, I 8 the Shrewsbury at a mile and a half and 1 1 the Ocean, Navesink and United Hunts 6 Purses. The latter race is restricted to horses which have started at a hunt meet- c in 1950-51. J

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