Saratoga Meeting Officially Announced., Daily Racing Form, 1908-07-01


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SARATOGA MEETING OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCED New York June SO President Francis K Hitch ¬ cock of the Saratoga Racing Association made an official announcement at Sheepshead Bay this after ¬ noon to the effect that a meeting of eleven days will lie given there commencing July 0 and ending August 11 Each days card will have one stake 1catnre excepting the day on which the Saratoga Special will be decided when there will be two No overnight purses will be of less than 450 added money moneyPoolrooms Poolrooms in New York and elsewhere have been so seriously crippled by the Jockey Clubs present activity In the suppression of racing news that according to reports many of them have been forced out of business businessTwo Two layers by the name of Adolph Lichtllng and Joseph CHne were arrested In the field for alleged violation of the antibetting law It is said that hey were caught In the act of passing money and siocepting cash wagers wagersRunning Running Water was worked one mile and a quarter between races today In 210 In preparation for the Commonwealth Handicap on Saturday The crack western horse Sir Iluou is also being prepared for the same stake stakeThe The Aftongreen Stables good filly Taboo has een sold to the Chelsea Stable for 2500 Almee O also changed hands today Charles T Ilenshall icqulrlng her at private sale Mr Ilenshall will Kot together a string of approximately a dozen horses for racing at the Canadian circuit His campaign will be inaugurated at the opening of the 1ort Krie track trackFoxhall Foxhall Keene has denied the report that he llsposed of his polo ponies recently in ordei to de rote his time to the management of his fathers projected racing establishment on a big scale in JCngland next season

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