Gossip Of The Turf., Daily Racing Form, 1898-06-08


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GOSSIP OF THE TUBF TUB The stake events to be decided during the progress of the Latonia Antonia meeting and the dates on which they will be contested are as follows Latonia Antonia Derby 3yearolds 1 12 miles June 9 9Clipsetta Clipsetta Clipsheet Stakes 2yearold fillies 58 mile June 11 11Ripple Ripple Stakes 3yearolds 1 mile June 14 14Harold Harold Stakes 2yearold colts 58 mile June 16 16Cincinnati Cincinnati Hotel Handicap 3yearolds and upward 1 116 miles June 18 18Tobacco Tobacco Stakes 3yearolds and upward 1 mile Juno 21 21Latonia Latonia Antonia Oaks 3yearold fillies 1 14 miles June 25 25Covington Covington Coving Spring Stakes 2yearolds 1116 mile June 27 27Himyar Himyar Shimmy Stakes 3yearolds 1 18 miles June 30 30Milldale Milldale Moldable Stakes 3yearolds 34 mile July 2 2National National Handicap 3yearolds and upward 1 116 miles July 4 4Sensation Sensation Stakes 2yearolds 34 mile July 7 7Latonia Latonia Antonia Prize 3yearolds 1 18 miles July 9 9Apparently Apparently Traverser Traverse has at last succumbed to the constant hammering he has had to eti etui dure due since he made his first start as a 2yearold last summer In his two races at Gravesend Graves last week he showed nothing of the dazzling speed that has been his most marked character ¬ istic distich and so far as all surface indications go has staled so badly as to be but the shadow of the colt that easily ran a mile in San Francisco in 1 40t with 124 pounds in the saddle It is a pity for it greatly dims his chances of figuring as one of the bright stars of the American Derby After the race at St Louis in which Crocket Rocket beat Loving Cup a neck Captain Tilles Tiles who backed Loving Cup heavily went to J C Cahn Can owner of Crocket Rocket and offered to back Loving Cup in a match race at six furlongs under the same weights as the two carried for 5000 Mr Cahn Can declined the offer though he intimated he would consider it if the distance were made a mile Following the example of Messrs Messes Clay Woodford Woodward of the Runnymede Runny Stud Col Cool Wm S Barnes proprietor of the Melbourne Stud has employed Dr Jameson Jamison of Bourbon County to spay eight of his fillies Sir Walter is the latest declaration from the Suburban Handicap The work of the old horse was not found of a nature to warrant his prepa prepay ¬ ration for so bruising a race

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