Bar Geldings From Travers Stakes: Saratoga Association Follows Lead of Other Organizations in Discouraging Use of Knife., Daily Racing Form, 1918-11-09


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BARGELDINGS FROM TRAVERS STAKES cations in Discouraging Use of Knife KnifeNew New York November 8 In accord with popular feeling among horsemen and turf powers the Sara ¬ toga Association has decided to make the rich Travers Stakes for 1920 for colts and fillies ex ¬ clusively This is in line with the three important races promoted by the Westchester Bating Asso ¬ ciation the Withers Belmont and Realization all of which will hereafter exclude geldings Tire stake blanks for the Saratoga fixtures will be distributed aUiiit November and the entries will close on Xoveniber 27 With the exception of the change of conditions in the Travels all the other stakes will remain the same including the added money values and guarantees The Futurity for 1921 will close January 3 119 and as last year will have a guaranteed value of 30000 30000The The seven stakes of tlie Saratoga Association which will close Xoveniber 27 arc the Tinted States Hotel Grand 1nion Hotel Hopeful Spinaway Grab Bag Handicap Travors and Alabama

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