Forsyth Opens Gloriously., Daily Racing Form, 1896-04-16


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FORSYTH FORSYTHIA OPENS GLORIOUSLY Forsytk Forsythia opened gloriously yesterday It re ¬ minded one of ancient times The old guard was out in force amid a crowd of 6000 or so in which it was almost lost There were 21 books in the ring Though but one favorite won the balance of the trade was against it The crowd was a wise one It played the first two win ¬ ners nears loyally and piked picked enough to stop profit even on Little Sadie Lulu T and Semele Steele The wisdom that was assembled backed Magnet as the choice thing of the day He was the natural Inaugural Handicap favorite at odds on and with nothing to apply sharp and long pressure won gaily gailyThe gaily The Forsyth Forsythia establishment is a compact and comfortable one The new surface of Indiana clay has sharpened its speed from 1 49 or so to about 1 43 for the mile This will sharpen more as the surface packa pack packaAll Pascal All about the opening of the Forsyth Forsythia course was most successful The judges Martin Na hanson presiding with Harry Kuhl Kohl as his as ¬ sociate sociable were correct and prompt and Dick Dwyers Dyers starting was without flaw flawTwo Lawton Two starting machines are to be tried today One is the Leigh Daniels Daniel appliance It is a simple barrier rod with a light screen which released by a spring in a box beneath the track moves sharply up and away There are no posts and no scarry scary shadows that come from them themThe tether The second machine is Secretary Crevelingls Reveling It is a plain band of rubber holding a screen across tha than jragljv jag When released it flies across Both appliances are simple and cheapt cheat Horse generally consider the machine a certainty and

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