THE EPSOM DERBY.
A Press Association cablegram from London states that Persimmon won the Derby by a neck from Bb. Frusquia after a mosb exciting race. Time, 2min 42 4-sth sec. Loafcas, the rider of Sb. Frusquin, broke a stirrup leather during the lasb struggle. Tremendous enthusiasm greeted the Frinca of Wales as he led in his colt, and the cheering lasted for a-quarber of an hour. J. Watts rode the winner.
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THE EPSOM DERBY., Auckland Star, Volume XXVII, Issue 181, 5 June 1896
THE EPSOM DERBY. Auckland Star, Volume XXVII, Issue 181, 5 June 1896
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