Prince Hermis Is Beaten: Water Witch Outstays Him In A Closely Contested Finish In Near Record Time.; Big Crowd in Attendance Sees Honors Divided Between Favorites and Outsiders--Garner Guides Three Winners., Daily Racing Form, 1915-06-25


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PfilNCE IIEBMIS IS BEATEN WATER WITCH OUTSTAYS HIM IN A CLOSELY CONTESTED FINISH IN NEAR RECORD TIME Big Crowd in Attendance Sees Honors Divided Be ¬ tween Favorites and Outsiders Garner Guides Three Winners Cincinnati Juno 21 AV J Youngs Water Witch furnished an upset in the chief race this afternoon at Iatonia when she beat Prince Ilermis the favorite after a hard drive and ran the mile and seventy yards ill 142 onetiCth of a second slower than the track record held by Princess Calla way Prince Ilerinis was conceding weight to Water Witch and the oilier two starters but on past per ¬ formances appeared to hold his opposition safe and tlattcred his backers by maintaining a good lead to the stretch where Garner began sending Water Witch along with the ultimate result that she won by a neck with Haybcrry Candle third thirdIdeal Ideal weather and a fairly good card attracted anolher big crowd to the track Close finishes fea ¬ tured a majority of the races and the betting was spirited throughout the afternoon with the public faring fairly well wellThe The backers of first choices began auspiciously in the opener when Oakland got home tirst but Dolina in the second and Converse in the third failed them The strongly backed Franklin in the lifth got up in the last twenty yards to score but had Koehester not suffered from extensive interference he probably would have beaten the winner Iroll in the sixth got np hi the last stride in a spectac ¬ ular finish to beat Imperator with Usioit and Korfhage following Noses separated the quartet Jockey Garner again had a successful day dayJockey Jockey Unitilmrt departed tonight for New York where ho will do some of the lightweight riding for S C llildreth The ruling coulinlng his activities to the horses owned by his contract employer J llogan on the Kentucky courses it is said will not be operative on the New York tracks tracksLatonia Latonia workouts with the track fast this morn ing were wereBaby Baby Cat Threeeighths in 37 37Hilly Hilly Joe Half mile in 50 50Blackio Blackio Daw Half mile in TO TOBuck Buck Shot Fiveeighths in 10 10Carrie Carrie Onne Threeeighths in 37 37Conning Conning Tower Half mile in 4 4Coy Coy Lad Threequarters in 117 Fidget Half mile in Kirst I legroe Fiveeighths in 103 Goldcrest Hoy Mile iu 117 117Goldy Goldy Mile in 130 130Impression Impression Mile in 143 143Little Little Cove Half mile in 50 50Mallard Mallard Mile in 151 151Mary Mary H Half mile in 51 51McAdoo McAdoo Fiveeighths in 107 107Hoscoe Hoscoe Goose Fiveeighths in 104 104Tory Tory Maid Fiveeighths in 105 105Wild Wild Hear Throequarters in 115

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