With Reminiscences of the Trotting Turf Hiram Washington Woodruff Charles James Foster. first called Medoc , and afterwards John Morgan . Now , it is true , as we shall presently see , that he made her put forth all her powers to beat ...
With Reminiscences of the Trotting Turf Hiram Washington Woodruff Charles James Foster. first callel Medoc , and afterwards John Morgan . Now , it is true , as we shall presently see , that he made her put forth all her powers to beat ...
... for he was still very fast and very stout when he was trained again to trot with General Butler , after having been at ... She was one of the daughters of that famous horse American Star , of whom I have spoken in prior chapters .
For all these uses , as then pursued , a fast trotter was not suited , nor was he better adapted to the heavy coaches over rough roads , or the slow wagon trains of armies . The horse best adapted to all these , however much he may have ...
to the blood of the race - horse , or technical thoroughbred , for something to reinvigorate , as it is styled , our trotters . Many , also , have given years of labor and much money to the effort of making a trotter from a thoroughbred ...
This book is highly recommended for those with an interest in the history of horse racing. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive.
Author: Various Authors
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
“A History of Horse Racing” contains a collection of classic articles on the subject of horse and horse racing in England and the Unites States. Contents include: “Every Horse Owners Cyclopedia, By J H Walsh”, “The American Trotting Horse”, “The Atlantic Monthly, By John Elderkin”, “A History Of The Turf And The Trotting Horse In America”, “Horse Racing Greats, By Alfred E T Watson”, “Mr. Peter Purcell Gilpin”, “The Badminton Magazine Of Sports And Pastimes - April 1904, By E. Somerville Tattersall”, etc. This book is highly recommended for those with an interest in the history of horse racing. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. It is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially-commissioned new introduction on horses used for sports and utility.
Author: John Hankins WallacePublish On: 2022-07-21
Table of Contents Breeding the trotter intelligently an industry of modern development—Plethora of turf papers, ... All that American breeders know about producing the trotting horse they have learned in the past twenty-five years.
Author: John Hankins Wallace
In the chapters which follow, many historical questions regarding the origin of horses in the United States, are treated at such length as their relative importance seems to demand, embracing the different families that have contributed to the building up of the breed of trotters; and the question of how the trotting horse is bred is carefully considered in the light of all past experiences and brought down to the close of 1896.
Mr. Wallace later disagreed with his Censors and the National Association of Trotting Horse Breeders , and under compulsion of rivalry which would have brought ruin to him , he sold out to the American Trotting Register Association ...