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  • Speaking of HTS grooms, I saw Poinsey at Emerson's memorial service. Hadn't seen him in MANY years..

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    • UPPERCO wins the first round with all correct answers for farm owners...

      For bonus points answer ALL 3 parts of the following:

      WHO was Emmerson Burr's famous brother ?
      WHAT was the name of the farm he managed ?
      WHAT was the name of the horse which fell with him, effectively ending his riding carreer ?

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      • OUCH ! !
        NAME the Horse & show where the riders listed below had the major falls:

        JUNIE KULP
        CONRAD HOMFELD

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        • Raymond Burr

          He ran Fairfield since 1945
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          • Junie Kulp- Penn. National

            Conrad- Hmmm was that at Hampton Classic? guessing sorry....

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            • Em's brother Raymond was only at Fairfield for about 5 years. I was at his farm in Ocala a few years before he died, but I don't remember the name of it.
              I think Conrad's bad fall was at Tampa.

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              • I thought all the questions referred to Em.

                Thus I meant Em ran the Fairfield since 1945
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                • Correct - Em's Brother was Raymond.
                  What was the name of his farm ?
                  -- hint it was in Pennsylvania.
                  What was the name of the horse..

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                  • Conrad's fall WAS NOT at Southampton.
                    Junie Kulp's was at Penn National - what horse ?

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                    • Sorry Shorty, don't remember the horse. But he was in the jumper's and it was at that far corner, where the ring narrowed, right after the corner. Wasn't it a wall??

                      How bout Foxwood Farm in Kimberton for Raymond's farm and there, the grey cells are slowing down again.

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                      • <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Shorty:
                        NAME the Horse... had the major falls:
                        CONRAD HOMFELD<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                        RIO?
                        I can still see GHM and the full cheek snaffle with 2 reins on it.
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                        • I thought Conrad's bad fall was at Tampa, and the horse was Abdullah.

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                          • <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Abby: I thought Conrad's bad fall was at Tampa, and the horse was Abdullah.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>
                            That was my other choice... Abdullah...

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                            • The only part of Shorty's ? I knew has already been answered so...guess I don't win a cruise today!

                              Abby, the Dr. was not one of the grooms I had in mind, although that seemed like an eternity ago. The caretakers I had in my mind preceded Dr. G's tenure. But, as they say, "thanks for the memories." LOL

                              Hey, what's LaurieP on holiday today?

                              [This message was edited by Emmet on Dec. 28, 2001 at 12:45 PM.]

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                              • I can come up with three: Luke (Ragland), Speedy, David. Jimbo also comes to mind, but was he a "fixture?" Any hints?

                                And yes, I am most definitely on vacation (til the 2nd!!!), hence my absence from this machine that rules my life!

                                And you were correct on the Foxwood grooms; wish I had a scanner, as I have a group picture of them from an old PH article on Frances.

                                Can you name the farm Frances ran prior to Foxwood and for whom?

                                Laurie
                                Laurie

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                                • You have named some of the fixtures although I would have to add Norman Woffrey to that list. I wish I had a scanner too as I have a great guess the horse, guess the groom photo.

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                                  • TOOOOOO SLOW..
                                    The OUCH answers are...
                                    Junie Kulp - Pa National - Lillibuck
                                    Conrad - Tampa - Abdullah
                                    Raymond Burr - Kimberton Hills Farm - He was riding Scorpion.
                                    Farm Owner answer - Foxwood Farm - Frances Rowe.

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                                    • #1 .Many years ago, Joe Green rode a horse called INJUN JOE - Later INJUN JOE was renamed and became what famous USET horse & who rode him ?
                                      #2 . Where did Harry Deleyer purchase his famous SNOWMAN ?

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                                      • Didn't Injun Joe become Nautical "The Horse with the Flying Tail"? If so, he was ridden by Hugh Wiley.

                                        And I seem to remember that Harry Deleyer found Snowman at a very unlikely place. Perhaps an auction?
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                                        • Oh, oh......#2 Snowman purchased at the New Holland Sales Auction. Oh lord, now I am rethinking that, LOL. It was an auction, but which one.. ah well.

                                          #1 Injun Joe, gee all I can think of was Gene Estep...????? Was he renamed Shannon Castle?

                                          Slower than molasses, I can see LaurieB already has the right answers....

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