Respess May Buy Corrigan Farm, Daily Racing Form, 1908-12-02


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RESPESS MAY BUY CORRIGAN FARM. Lexington. Ky., December 1. J. B. Respcss may purchase Edward Corrigans farm witli the idea of removing Dick Welles and his band of mares from Woodlawn. Ohio, to the blucgrass country. Mr. Respess spent the day with Mr. Corrigan at the farm and returned to Cincinnati tonight. They went over the entire 500 acres and Bespess expressed himself as highly pleased witli the land and buildings, the barns being among the best in the state. Whether or not Respess will get the farm depends upon certain contingencies of a private nature. The twenty-five mares selected by John E. Madden to form the basis of a breeding establishment in France, left Hamburg Place this morning for New York to sail along with Ogden Saturday next In charge of Roger Kearney.

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