Seattle Favorites Much In Eclipse., Daily Racing Form, 1908-09-04


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SEATTLE FAVORITES MUCH IN ECLIPSE Seattle Wash September 3 This was another day when form counted for little at The Meadows The consistent Fern L alone saved favorite backers from utter rout by winning the Snohomlsh Handi ¬ cap in close to track record time Gene Russell My Bouquet Golden Oriole and Miss HImyar made UP a quartette of public choices that failed to tinlsli within the money Albert Walsh Colonel Apple gates midget jockey had the mount on the most mostv showed v ± isim mostisim in three the saddle Sr tbls l artettc and the form h was bad to say the least Ho also finished last with Pedro the heavily backed second choice of the handicap In the fifth race fl PttlniriuvaJ lftst on Mlss HImyar the best backed favorite of the card he was struck In the L ° J1 flylnK SIod nd 5 ° Painfully Ininred that his engagement to ride John Lonlg in the closlns rare was cancelled and Jockey Cobura substituted Oopurn used poor judgment and sustained a nose defeat on a horse that should have won by himself I rank Doss departed with his stable today for San Francisco anil about 20000 loser on his bcttln operations here Jockey J McIntyre still undur suspension went along with him

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