Surprises At Ideal Park., Daily Racing Form, 1896-09-17


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SURPRISES AT IDEAL PARK The Ideal Park talent started out in good shape yesterday the first two races being taken by oddson godson choices but after that the ring had things its own way The defeat of Simmons by Ferryman II hurt the public a little but when Vanessa galloped over Lincoln II and Admetus Adepts there was a great howl howlThe howl The track was sticky but is rapidly drying out and by Saturday the going will be fast again againThe against The six furlong race for twoyearolds toeholds was the days betting race and had for its favorite Lin Ling ¬ coln colon II Irving rode him and worked hard all the way but could never head Vanessa and fin ¬ ished dished second Vanessas Vanessa last race in the same kind of going was bad The excuse that day was that she did not like the distance four and onehalf Neal furlongs furlongsSimmons furlongs Simmons was at 3 to 5 in his race but after leading for half a mile he gave it up and Ferry ¬ man outfooting hotfooting Millie M to the path won easi easier ¬ ly Clay rode a queer race on Millie M She generally goes to the front early but had no speed until Simmons gave it up Easter upEaster pester Eve was backed at the last moment from 3 to 1 down to 8 to 5 and luckily defeated the natural favorite Incetatus Dictates IncetatusAfter Instantiate After Canewood Lancewood won the second race he was run up 155 over his entered price and bought in by his owner ownerT owner T W Coulters bay filly Much Sweet by Welcher Belcher Poppy died yesterday She took cold on tlu talus trip from St Louis She won her maiden race at St Louis

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