Disapprove Operation Of Syndicate Ring.: For That Reason Horsemen Urged Not to Patronize Proposed Mt. Clemens Meeting., Daily Racing Form, 1917-06-29


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DISAPPROVE OPERATION OF SYNDICATE RING. For That Reason Horsemen Urged Not to Patronize Proposed Mt. Clemens Meeting. Lexington. Ky.. June 9k. — Ipon receipt today of information that the track at Mt. Clemens, Mich., has been leased by jhtsohs who have been identified wilh the operation of half mile tracks in Canada and that it is intended to hold a all I It aa there with a syndicate ring. Bresideiit Charles II. Berryasaa of the Thoroughbred Horse Association said: "This association, standing as it does for the ieiprovemi lit of the thoroughbred horse, the upbuilding of the turf, the betterment of the sport of racing and the edification of abase who participate in and patronize that sport, can but disapprove the operation of a syndicate ring, especially in the good state of Michigan and it is to be hoped that the authorities at Mt. Clemens will allow only the pari-mutiud pools to lie instituted at any meeting that may be held there. "Horseiiieii. especially members of the Thoroughbred Horse Association, should not enter their horses at any meeting at which a syndicate ring is operated."

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