A. K. Macombers Lean Year: Reduction in Numbers and Racing Power of His Horses Results in Greatly Reduced Stable Earnings In, Daily Racing Form, 1919-12-31


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A. K. MA COMBERS LEAN YEA R REDUCTION IN NUMBERS AND RACING PO WER OF HIS HORSES RESULTS IN GREATL Y REDUCED STABLE EARNINGS IN COMPARISON WITH PRECEDING YEARS I In comparison with the two, proceeding, years, in one of which lie headed the money-winning owners. of the United States and in the other finished -second to J. K". L. Ross, owner A. K. Macouiber had a lean year In 1919. However, by . accidents, sales and other occurrences, his stable had been much, reduced in; racing strength and, everything considered, really did quite well. Its principal money gainer was the good, horse. Star Master, one of the best Star Shoot has sent to the races, a horse of high-class speed and always to be relied upon to give the best he was capable of. The handsome English colt. War Cloud, was not raced much, but was a good horse in the. fall, and, when lie defeated Valor, Cudgel and Corn Tassel: at a mile and an eighth, in the new track record time of 1:30and in the Belmont Park Autumn Handicap, recorded a distinctly high-class performance. He will be in stud, service in 1920 at Mr. Macombers newly-established stud farm in France, and should do well. The good mare. Fruit Cake, was not at her best, but contrived to score a few useful wins, as also did Hollister and Royce Rools. In all, the stable: record was: Horse. Col. and Sex. A. Pedigree. 1st. 2d. 3d. Won. Star Master ch. h. 5 By Star Snoot The Lady in. Blue, by Hiniyar .... 4 0 3 2,335 War Cloud -. ...b. c 4 By Polymelus- Dreamy, by Saraband 2 . 1 1 0,775 Fruit Cake b. m. 5 By Dick Welles Parisienne, by Watercress ... 3 2 3 5,095 Royce Rools b. g. 4 By Salvation Saintolat, by Sain. .. 1 0 0 4,850 Hollister...... br. h. 5 By Sunstar Our Lassie, by Ayrshire ...3 2 C 4,245 War Kiss b. f. 3 By Star Shoot Sweet Marjoram, by Diana Forget 2 3 0 1,904; War Drive b. c. 3 By Spanish Prince Sweet Maiden, by Sundridge 1 . 0 1 1,220 Sagamore ch. c. 2 By Under Lydiu II., by Luke Blnckimrn , 1 0 0 1,125 War Bond ch. c. 3 By Sunder Dreamy, by Saraband.. 1 O 0 600 Kings Champion ...b. c. 2 . By "Uncle Continental, by Yankee 0 1 2 275; War Rocket ch. c. 3 By Untie Princess Orna, by Ornament 0 0 1 75 Rover b. c. 2 By Uncle St. Ursula, by St. Leonards...... ; 0 0 1 75, Hand Grenade ....br. c. 4 By Sunstar All Green, by Greenlawu 0 0 1 75, Totals 13 .-. .... ; ... 18 15 19 8,055!

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