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Página xxiv - Club shall have the power of calling upon a nominator to produce satisfactory testimony that the horse named is not the property, either wholly or in part, of any person whose name appears in the advertised list of defaulters ; and if the nominator shall fail to do so, the Stewards may cause the nomination to be erased.
Página xxvi - ... any difficulty in ascertaining the horse or horses tried, the owner of the horse or horses so tried shall be bound, on the request of the Stewards, to declare to them which of his horses ran in such trial, and in case he shall decline so to do, the Stewards shall have...
Página xx - Stewards shall appoint) on any day in the present seven established Meetings, between the hours of eleven and one o'clock in the morning. Each candidate must be proposed by a member of the Jockey Club, and his Christian and Surname and usual place of...
Página 22 - Spring, to be run for on the Tuesday in the Second October Meeting following ; and if in the October, on the Thursday in the First Spring Meeting following, В.
Página xvi - If a bet be made on one of the Horses that ran, the dead heat against a Horse that was beaten in the race, he who backed the Horse that ran the dead heat wins half his bet. If the dead heat be the first event of a double bet, the bet shall be void. 34. Bets made on Horses winning any number of races within the year shall be understood, however the expression may be varied, as meaning the year of our Loid.
Página xvii - At a meeting of the Stewards and Members of the Jockey Club, it was stated that much uncertainty had prevailed with regard to the operation of the rules and orders of the Jockey Club, and therefore it was thought proper to declare that they apply to all races run at, and engagements made for, Newmarket ONLY, the Jockey Club having no authority to extend their rules and orders to any other place...
Página xxix - ... person appointed to start the horses shall mark in his list the time when the horses in each race actually started ; and if there have been any false starts, the first of them shall be considered as the time of starting for that race. And he shall make a report thereof to the Keeper of the Match-hook in the afternoon of the day the races are run.
Página lvi - EXETER. — The Old Course is round, or rather oval, of 2 miles, two-thirds of which are nearly flat, and the remainder rather hilly ; the last half-mile is in a straight line, with a little ascent, and beautiful coming in. There is a round and level Course of one mile, recently made, called the New Course, and a Three-mile Course, also nearly level, formed out of the New and Old Courses.
Página 75 - For a plate, no person can run, either in his own name or in that of any other person...
Página 99 - ... horse for any race either in his own name or in that of any other person, and any horse of which he is wholly or partly the owner, or which after the fact of his being warned off has been twice published in the Racing Calendar...

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