Hi Henry Still A Crack., Daily Racing Form, 1896-05-15


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HI HENRY STILL A CRACK There was woe for the ring showers at inter ¬ vals ovals and a sticky track that wasnt wasn't a clog of account to speed at Sheffield yesterday The Thj Nth racing was smart and attendance good Not until the last race was a favorite beaten When one was he was outside the places of honor three comparative outsiders running onetwothre networked e eTho ethos Tho Theo principal event of the day was an owners handicap at five and onehalf Neal furlongs In this race wore Hi Henry Doctor Rice Diggs Digs Merry Monarch and Simmons Irene Woods and Dago Dagon were entered but declined the contest All were in it at 90 pounds but Hi Henry carried four and Doctor Rice two and onehalf Neal pounds over Hi Henry opened favorite but a plunge on Doc ¬ tor tore Rice brought him down from 5 to 1 to 9 to 5 while Hi Henry went back from 3 to 2 to the same figure Hi Henry led from start ro finish and won handily Merry Monarch making a bid in the stretch and finishing second with Sim Siam ¬ mons moons third Doctor Rice was absolutely last all the way It wys ways claimed that it was not the stable money that backed Rice The time 1 082 was very fast considering the track trackIn tracking In the opening race Bismarck just beat Marie Woodlands by a short nose Marie C a well bred filly by Iroquois Ollio Olio captured the 2yearold maiden race handily from Seigfried Sigrid while Per sonne sonnet who came with a remarkable buist bust of speed in the last sixteenth was a close up third C H Freudenberg Frequenter had a good looking colt Bar nato by Bradford Mineiva Minivan in tbe tube race and he will be heard of Tony Licalzi Laical had also a well bred green one in Felix V by Iroquois Tattoo TattooMamio Automation Mamio Manioc G who came from behind won the third event at threequarters treasurers of a mile right handily old Lucinda just nipping Major Dripps Drips for the place placeSullross places Sullross Soulless had no difficulty in winning the mile and a sixteenth but had Jack the Jew had a competent jockey up he would have made a strong argument Designer argumentDesigner argument well ridden by C Hueston Houston came to the rings rescue in the last event and won handily

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