2/27/1910 - McEnery Rase BCC vs. Hotel Del Monte

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2/27/1910 - McEnery Rase BCC vs. Hotel Del Monte - mm is STRONG AHEAD OFJP Local Clubman However...
mm is STRONG AHEAD OFJP Local Clubman However Good Form and Confident SAN JOSE February With I trlde that wa all but a dog trot Dr W A McEnery a former English English long - dlstanc runner was at last accounts leading In the society Marathon Marathon race between the Burlingame Country Club and the Hotel Del Monte In which Percy Selby partner In th Selby ameltlng enterprise is the other contestant McKnery arrived at Ollroy on the stroke of 10 oclock tonight Selby arriving one hour and flv minutes later Th trt ws mde this morning at oclock from - the Burlingame Country Club At Redwood City Dr McKnery made up his snlnd to Jump the other Selby had his race well planned and declined to start racing so early In th gam and th Eogllab clubman gt a alight lead At San Jose the leader stopped only a few moments Just after noon taking the shortest way through town but Selby fortlftad himself for the seventy - five miles yet to be covered with an hours rest and an alcohol bath at th Lamolle liouse The race wa proposed a the result ot an argument In which the two ath lete participated at th clubhouse at Burlingame several week ago Th theme ot the conversation was the au - perlorlty of nationality In athletlo eventa Mittncry la skid to hava been treatise Iaae SN Celaasa

Clipped from San Francisco Chronicle27 Feb 1910, SunPage 27

San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, California)27 Feb 1910, SunPage 27
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