Victory for Empire City Directors, Daily Racing Form, 1915-12-04


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VICTOEY FOE EMPIEE CITY DIEECTOES. New York, Peeoinbor 3.— The Empire City Rae-;„., Association, of whi«-b James Butler is tin- Ileal, won "a decided victory today at White Plains, when Justice Morse hausii- in the Supreme court directed 1 that the jury ret urn a verdict in favor of tic-Empire City directors against the Nationel Fair Fvtiosition Association and allowing the plaintiffs ■M.-.sessicm of the big race track between Yonk-rs ui 1 Mount Vernon. Justice Morschauser in directing a verdict for the . Finnire Cttv Racing Assoeiation, found that the . fairs of 1»13, P»14. and 1»13. were not in compliance with the terms of the lease. He also i •oblod that the herding f 2,900 war horses, was I without the- approval of the plaintiff and a viola-li.i. . of tie terms of the- lease. It is yet to Ik-decided bv counsel f"i" the defendants whether th-vndict ■ will »• ■ app alod or not.

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