ace, Starke lying second, followed past the stand by Royallieu.
Optimist (also owned by Mr. Ten Broeck) and Wizard; then came Thormanby, Doefoot, Lady Clifden and Mon Etoile, in the order we have given to the hill, going up which Wallace increased his lead considerably, and was upwards of six lengths in advance of Mr. Ten Broeck's horse as they neared the Craven post, Royallieu going on third, Wizard fourth, and Thormanby next, with the others following in Indian file, the last two being Lady Ciliden and Mon Etoile.
On reappearing in sight Wallace was still in possession of the lead, which gradually decreased as they proceeded up the hill, Starke, in company with Royallieu.
Wizard, Optimist and Thormanby, drawing towards the front as they reached the brow.
On rounding the turn for home, Wallace gave evident symptoms of distress, and, although he gamely struggled on, was in a few strides further passed in succession by Starke, Royallieu and Wizard; Optimist, with Thormanby and D