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PEMBROKE DOCK AND GARRISON HUNT RACES. The above races were held on Thursday, in the Forti- fied Barrack Field, the course being from the east end of the field, by Bufferland, to Redwell, turning a post by Llanreath, with a straight run home, the distance being a little over a mile. The day was tolerably fine, but with a cold wind, and, consequently, there were not so many of the fair sex present as usual on these occasions. Nearly the whole of the officers of the garrison, a great many naval officers, with the elite of the country gentle- men were present, as well as the inhabitants of Pater and Pembroke, the amalgam representing an immense con- course of all shades and classes. The proceedings were under the immediate direction and supervision of the stewards, Major Travers, F. L. Clarke, Esq., Major Simpson, R A.. and Mr Anderson, 37th Regiment, ably assisted by Mr Jenkins, Victoria Hotel, whose situation on the occasion (hon. sec.) was no sinecure. The ground was badly kept, there being no organised staff for this business: the people running hither and thither, obstructing the proceedings to the danger of their own lives and,limbs. At three o'clock the following horses were brought to the scratch to contend for the Pembroke Dock Stakes. For horses the property of residents in tha county of Pembroke, £1 entrance, with £ 12 added. Mile heats. First heat:— Mr Anderson's Ferryman, lOst 71b (Lloyd) 1 Mr Thomas's Gay Lad, 10st (Russell) 2 air Thomas's Freshwater, list (Hitcbings) 3 Mr Williams's Jenny Jones, list (Griffiths) 4 Mr Fletcher's Shamrock, list (Tom Davies) 0 They effected a capital start. Shamrock cutting out the work at a terrific pace, closely followed by Gay Lad, the others irr attendance. This order was maintained until rounding the post for the run home, where Sham- rock was beaten. Gay Lad here took up the running, closely attended on either side by Ferryman and Fresh- water Jenny Jones being in the immediate wake of Gay Lad. About two hundred yards from home Lloyd called upon the little horse, who responded thereto, making a rush, winning cleverly by a length; Gay Lad beating Freshwater for a second place by a neck. Second heat. They all ran well together throughout, the result being:— Ferryman 1 Jenny Jones 2 Gay Lad .$ Freshwater beaten by half a neck. Pony Race.-Thirteen bands and under 7s 6d entrance, with X3 added; also, a Hunting Whip, by Mr WarloWf Pembroke, lOst each. Mr Williams's Dick Turpin (Matthias). 1 Mr Hancock's Tom Sayers (Lloyd) 2 Mr Gasking's Fanny Grey (Mr Boultbee) 3 Dick Turpin made play throughout, and- won easily by a dozen lengths. A Sweepstakes of 10 sovs. each Mr Boultbee's Liberty (owner) 1 Captain Sewell's Paddy from Cork (Capt Fitzroy). 2 Captain Mansell's Knight of Saint Patrick (owner). 3 This was a good race, all going well together to the finish Liberty winning by half a length; good third. The Garrison Stakes, ridden by officers of the army and navy ZI entrance, with £8 added list each. Lieut. Anderson's Ferryman (Mr. Boultbee) 1 Captain Fitzroy's Kitty (owner) 2 Lieut. Fletcher's Business (owner) 3 Race—Business made the running until collared by Ferryman, who won cleverly, the result being as above. MATCH. Mr James's Myrtle (Hitchings) 1 Mr Garking's Fanny Grey (Lumbye) 2 Mr Hiwhings steered Myrtle cleverly, Fanny not hav- ing the ghost of a chance in the race. This concluding the proceedings, and the vast concourse departed, well pleased with the amusements. In the evening an ordinary was held at the Victoria Hotel—Chairman, Lieutenant Anderson, 37th Regiment; William Hulm Esq., vice-chairman. The catering of mine hostess, Mrs Jenkins, was of a first-class description, reflecting much credit upon her cusine department. Songs and toasts were the order of the evening, the com- pany departing well pleased with the proceedings. About fifty gentlemen sat down to dinner.

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