Sunny Slope's Queer History., Daily Racing Form, 1896-09-29


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bUNNY SLOPES QUEER HISTORY It seems as if Jere Ere Dunns Duns Sunny Slope is the filly of 1896 Dunn is best known in Chicago Ho killed Jimmy Elliott here Of late years he had dabbled with turf tools He bought Sunny Slope in a scratch sort of way and kept her more flukily flakily In New York one day last year when the stagnancy of racing was most stag ¬ nant Nan he dropped into a salesring alerting Yearlings were going for the price of a bad song He liked the small Esher Esther Meta fillys fills looks bid her up to 65 and was her owner He tried to sell his bargain and then to give it away Dunn was forced to keep teed and have the filly trained She has won 12000 or so Now at least half adozen dozen racing men would be glad to pay Mr Dunn 10000 but he would not sell her The charming little thing has become his pet and his pride and even if she never won an ¬ other race he would not part with her Unfor Uniform ¬ tunately truncate she has not many engagements this year but by next year she will be properly represented in all the important stakes J Y Shipp Ship of Old Fort Ky bred Sunny Slope

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