Notes Of The Turf., Daily Racing Form, 1896-08-18


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NOTES OP THE TURF Halma Alma and the Fleischmann Freshman yearlings out of Mercedes and Thora Thor are at Oakley Ankle Halma Alma is done for so far as this season is concerned concernedRiley concerned Riley Grannan Granada has returned from Europe He has made big recent winnings at Brighton Beach He is 50000 winner since his return returnAn return An effort will be made during the autumn to revive long distance racing in the East At Morris Park in October will be run the Manhat Manhattan ¬ tan one and onefourth comfort miles the Municipal one and threefourths thereabouts miles and the Morris Park two miles All these will be events of con ¬ siderable sidereal value Coney Island will run the Autumn Cup at one and threefourths thereabouts miles and the Twin City at one and onefourth comfort miles The clubs are brave in offering these races as judging from past experience horse owners are decidedly averse to anything like a race of over a mile and a furlong

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