Homing Pigeon Race - Harry Herfurth race committee

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to a and to of the de- Md., on of many last night bit HOMING PIGEON -RACE. Arrangements Completed' for Contest to 'Statt at Hagerstown. A larg-ely attended meeting of homing pigeon fanciers was held Thursday night at the "Washington district's clubroom, at which preparations were made for the Hagerstown Fair homing pigedn race, which will take place October 11. After a spirited election the following gentlemen were named" as officers : W. Toy, president: W. F. Iis.mer, secretary- treasurer, and Messrs. Harry Herfurth, Fhilip Krous. and W. J. Toy, race committee. The first training: flight will take place from Rockvllle on Sunday, and a week later the birds will be liberated at 'Washing-ton Junction. A convoyeur will look after tha liberation on all flys. Entries will close at S o'clock to-night in order to assure every one a timing machine. A great deal of friendly rivalry has been created by the strong representation of the recently organized district. Th mem'bers of the new organization are eager to demonstrate Ihelr flying strength and arc yearning for the day of the tc "make grind," while the tiK'mbera ot the -tVrtshihstttn district will eitataHir to maintain their t*-estle bf belHg the fctrutijjest fttitt iH ihP ^bUtri ElHtj Hh6 6t tHe Str'brlhfesl m the ctiUntry: Whether iWatiBtt ylfiJ ; S Slltih aH imJWftaHt bftft JH lht' suyesss H£ ft Ibft will iifsb b« - thii? l : aee : aimHHHetsfflfHt of fhf h8»iifi!f pigpen b* Wuahiu^iHH tsiPds hrts myl with a figai-l? a{tw : »vftl tfoit the Wash- igti : let has ton £·** HI ln¥ltn the Rftittmnre miipiew , ui also navf a ^ipp. ^hef-p »§ IIH rt9Hht hHt -what all te the the securing the and of sub are to but

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  1. The Washington Post,
  2. 30 Sep 1905, Sat,
  3. Page 24

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