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i , | , • . t , I FRENCH STEEPLECHASE OFFICIALS In place of Viscnmte Ph. iBapoUS de Paul I M. Maurice de I.heesl. i he So.iete des Steeplechase-; de Fiance has elected to the committee Ba loll de Nexon and M. Vrinaiid Achille Foubl. Both are well-known sportsmeu. Baron do Xenon being also a member of tile COmmltt f tile Societe de Sport de France. lie is a breeder nud wn.r of racing slock, an excellent horseman and RCIltleman rider. As long ago as 1lnl he lode his first winner. While he was also s,.,.,, in the saddle daring the pasi racing season. At the Haras de Ncxou. rounded hy bis grandfather in 1882, many w inncrs have b, en htl d. M. Fmihi is the youngest member of the steepb-i ha i Society. With him. too. sjMirt is a fatnily tiadition. He. too, is a breeder of bloodstock, ail owner ef racers and a gentleman rider, having occupied the first place on tin.. French list in Bill. He is j|so an expert in agricultural affairs.