Bowman Amateur Trophy; Many Entries For Terminal, Daily Racing Form, 1920-06-12


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BOWMAN AMATEUR TROPHY TROPHYMANY MANY ENTRIES FOR TERMINAL XEAV YORK X Y June 11 Gentleman riders have shown themselves to be most enthusiastic over the coining race meeting of the United Hunts at Belmont Park Tenninal Saturday June 19 In order to make certain that llwre will be a proper representation e t the amateurs at that time Lieu ¬ tenant Fred Alpers who has shown his prowess in the saddle times out of number has beeen com ¬ missioned to round up a number of his confreres and he estimates that at least a dozen capable knights of the pigskin of the simonpure division will have moiints in the Terminal a dash of a mile on the flat for the valuable trophy pre senteel by John McE Bowman BowmanThis This event which is to be the fourth on the card is for threeyearolds and upward The threei yearolds are te carry 142 pounds and those of maturer age 158 AAinnors of a race this year will take up a penalty of three pounds while the winners of two or more races in 1020 will carry five pounds aelditional The starters will be rid ¬ den by officers e T the United States Army or gen ¬ tleman riders jvith the rider of the winner to receive a special prize of plate Entries for the meet which includes three steeplechases and the Turf and Fielel Plate a dasli of threeemarteTS mile on the flat close witli George AV Gall 18 East Fortyfirst street Xew Yeirk on June 14 I

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