DUNEDIN HOAHNfI PIGEON* CLUE. T he dull Hew one of the most, successful races in their luefury on Saturday. # Air Croskery (the secretary ol the Wollinsjtau Club) liberated tiro 25' pigeons at Wellington at 10 minutes past 6 a.m., and Iho Bret birds homo arrived at 10 minutes past 5 iu the afternoon, having down the distance (336 miles) in nine hours—a record. The result was:—i T. Veitch's Quickstep, 9h Imin ... 1 W. Niven’s Silver King, 9h Gimiu ... 2 AV. Yates’s Trilby, 9hj w. Esquilanfs Sea Ihiincc, 91v 4min ... 4
Mr W. Held, owner of Uncle Ram, is the grandfather of J. Ettershaiik, who rode that horse to victory in the Caulfield Cup. Hoy Heed has been engaged to ndo Honan here in the New Zealand Cup.
Permanent link to this item
SPORTING, Evening Star, Issue 15640, 3 November 1914
SPORTING Evening Star, Issue 15640, 3 November 1914
Using This Item
Allied Press Ltd is the copyright owner for the Evening Star. You can reproduce in-copyright material from this newspaper for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons New Zealand BY-NC-SA licence. This newspaper is not available for commercial use without the consent of Allied Press Ltd. For advice on reproduction of out-of-copyright material from this newspaper, please refer to the Copyright guide.