Racing Calendar

proprietor Robert Hunter, 1824

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Seite xxvii - In running of heats, if it cannot be decided which horse is first, the heat goes for nothing, and they may all start again, except it be between two horses that had each won a heat.
Seite xxvii - If odds are laid without mentioning the horse before it is over, it must be determined as the bets were at the time of making it. Bets made in running are not determined till the plate is won, if that heat is not mentioned at the time of betting.
Seite xxiv - As many of the riders as shall cross, jostle, or strike, or use any other foul play, as shall be judged by such person or persons as shall be appointed by the Master of the Horse...
Seite xxvii - When a plate is won by two heats, the preference of the horses is determined by the places they get in the second heat.
Seite xxix - C's rider, after saving his distance the second heat, dismounts between the distance-post and the end ; but remounts, rides past the ending-post, and weighs as usual ; starts, and wins the third heat, and weighs, without any objection being made. A being second the third heat, in a short time afterwards demands the subscription, not knowing till then that C's rider had dismounted, and refuses to start for the fourth heat, which B and C run for, and C wins.
Seite xxxi - Culotte (his other horse not starting), the owner of the second horse objected to his receiving the plate, on the ground that he was disqualified by having entered two horses. It was decided that Mr Baird was entitled to the plate. CASE VI.
Seite xxxiv - The whip may be challenged for on the Monday or Tuesday in the second Spring or second October meeting in each year ; and the acceptance must be signified, or the whip resigned, before the end of the same meeting. If challenged for and accepted in the Spring, to be run for on the Tuesday in the second October meeting following ; and if in the October, on the Thursday in the second Spring meeting following.
Seite xxiv - And in case any difference shall arise relating to their ages, or in their running, or to these his majesty's orders, &c. the same to be determined by such person or persons as shall be appointed by the aforesaid Master of the Horse. •«• These Articles will continue in force for succeeding years, unless directed to the contrary by his majesty. KJ...
Seite xxvii - The person who lays the odds has a right to choose his horse, or the field. When a person has chosen his horse, the field is what starts against him, but there is no field without one starts with him. If odds are laid without mentioning...
Seite xxvi - B, who, when they have perused it, put their hands into their pockets and draw them out closed, then they open them together, and if both have money in their hands the Match is confirmed; if neither have money it is no match; in both cases the handicapper draws all the money out of the hat; but if one has money in hand, and the other none, then it is no Match; and he that has money in his hand is entitled to the deposit in the hat.

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