Old Time English Jockey Dies, Daily Racing Form, 1921-01-12


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■ i l ■ OLD TIME ENGLISH JOCKEY DIES Tom Osborne, a well-known jockey iu the -eventies. died at Liveipool December 21. Osborne was bora in l.j.J and served hi- .■ipprentirca.liip with William Sauuder- at Hednesford. O-bornes first big sucees- was on Whiuyard in the Liveipool Autumn Cup of 1871. He progressed so well in hi- pi-ofe-sien that In- eventually became first jockc.v to Mr. James Merry, and achieved the greftt- esl triumph of his career when he won the St. Leger of 1S7M 111 that gentlemans colors oil the famous mare Marie Stuart.

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