The following completes our report :— Speculation on the totalisator was limited, only .£1596 being passed through during the afternoon. A large number of bookmakers paid for the privilege of doing busiaess, however, and the club so derived a considerable revenue. Grove Farm: Handicap, of 45 soys; second horse 5 sov3 from the stake. Six furlongs. 46 Solomon Bros.' br g Sandy, by Soulfc —Lorelei, 6yrs, Bst 131 b (L.G. King) 1 22 E. Gates' b f Pensive, 3yrs, 7st 41b (F. B,aymond) 2 26 F. Nelligan's br c King's Guest, 3yrs, 7st 31b (Carruthers) 3 189 Master Aliz 93t 131 b and 51 Lady Lyonors 7ab 91b also started. Pensive was ' first away, and the field bunched at the bend, Sandy being prominent m the lead, eventually winning easily by five lengths. Time—l.ls. Dividend, .£6 10s.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6568, 12 May 1905
AUTUMN MEETING. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6568, 12 May 1905
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