Diggs' Brother Is Beaten., Daily Racing Form, 1896-07-07


view raw text

BIGGS BRIGGS BROTHER IS BEATEN It was cool at Sheffield yesterday and a strong breeze blowing down the back stretch prevented good time The track was fast the attendance good and the books had the best of it as only two favorites Alverado Palavered and Ingomar Kingdom while Fair Knight and Pinchback Pinchbeck were at long odds oddsA odds A dozen very poor ones went to the post in the first race and Eepeater Deepwater was made favorite He led for threequarters treasurers of a mile but died away at the finish Fair Knight winning by half a length from Gracie C with Designer a good third Both the second and third placed horses got off badly or the result might have been dif ¬ ferent ferment ferentHankins fermentations Hankins Hawkins Johnsons Johnson chestnut colt Button a full brother to Diggs Digs made his Indiana debut in the 2yearold race and was looked on as a good thing Michael Mclnerney Clearance made the run ¬ ning Ming for three furlongs with Lottie Loftier Wimmer Swimmer who had acted badly at the post second In the stretch Her Excellence took the lead and held it to the end winning by a length from Sut Shut ton who came very fast in the last furlong Lottie Loftier Wimmer Swimmer was third thirdIn third In the five and a half furlongs Alverado Palavered was the favorite Off second he went to the front at Ms pleasure winning easily by five lengths from Big Strive with Airlight Airtight a poor third thirdIn third In the second half of the mile race Ingomar Kingdom was an oddson godson favorite Raguer Arguer led for half a mile with Ingoinar Ingoing second At the turn Dock stader stander took command and led into the stretch At the eighth polo Ingomar Kingdom collared him win ¬ ning Ming in a drive by half a length from Dockstader Dockside with Ben Hur Hour third Freddie L T ran poorly poorlyMillie poorly Millie M was the choice in the six furlongs Brodhead Brooded as usual led for half a mile when he died away Millie M was in front in the stretch and looked like winning but Pinchback Pinchbeck caught her at the end winning a good race by half a length Terra Archer was a poor third thirdIn third In the last race Ardath Marathi the second choice made all the running and won handily from the favorite Caufield Coalfield with Fritzie Fritzes third thirdEdward thitherward Edward Purser has bought the fiveyearold bay gelding Bnckwa Neckwear from C H Smith The price was said to be 1200 1200Frank Frank Frisbie Frisbee of the Orwell Stable has signed Jockey Newcom Newcomer He will ride here hereScherrer Herschel Scherrer Sherrie will be here to ride by Wednesday and will only leave on special occasions to ride in stake races for Baker Gentry GentryDan Gentry Dan Honig Hong has shipped to St Louis where hi will race for a short time He will shortly sell all the horses in his stable with the exception of Magnet and Zamar Zamia II who will go east later Honigs Honing plan is to add one of two good ones to his pair and race the remainder of the season in the east eastGalen eatable Galen Brown said yesterday that the Burns Waterhouso Waterbus 10000 offer still stood for Magnet yet he did not think as well of the St Blaise Blains colt as before When a fast one like Magnet pulls up lame it gives a man a heap of worry and naturally decreases his value said Brown BrownTheodore Theodore Winters is hero a member of the Nevada delegation to the convention He says that at the Eeno Eden Nev Nevi ranche ranched there is a grand yearling brother to Yo Tambien Ambient by Joe Hooker Marion and a speedy giant by El Eio Eliot Rey Frey out of Leopardine Leopard John LeopardineJohn Leopard Mackey Mickey was in Chicago yesterday on his way from New York to Rancho del Paso with two carloads of yearlings which were not sold in New York

Persistent Link: https://drf.uky.edu/catalog/1890s/drf1896070701/drf1896070701_1_2
Local Identifier: drf1896070701_1_2
Library of Congress Record: https://lccn.loc.gov/unk82075800