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THE

CONTENTS.

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GLENCOE.

2 The FitzwILLIAM HUNT .. 31

Painted by C. HANCOCK, and en- The hounds — Tom Seabright, the

grared by R. Parr.

huntsman—The country they

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hunt-Earl Fitzwilliam-The late

A TIGER HUNT

and the present Lord Milton--Mr.

BADSWORTH HuntSteeple-

John Bird-His black mare ---

Chases

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Yaxley and Whittlesey- Mr. Ro-

bert Bird-Mr. Leonard Bird –

NIMROD'S NORTHERN TOUR. 9

Mr. Hugh Boar – His old pony-

A frosty day-Lord Archibald Sey-

Badger hunting by night-Mr.
mour's black mare and the martin-

James Seers Brown-Mr. George
gal— Killing time—Salmon fishing

Dean-Mr. Goodliffe-Mr. Wil.
-Squire Musters-His riding-

liam Hopkinson, of Sutton.
Lord John Scott.-Mrs. Brown-

" BREATHES THERE THE

The Duke of Buccleuch -- Lord

Elcho and the fisherman toll.

MAN"

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keeper -A thaw-Nimrod meets A VISIT TO THE ROYAL STUT)

the Duke's hounds at Rutherford,

AT HAMPTON Court. By

and after a short run they kill their

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fox near Dryburgh Abbey- Sir

Walter Scott-Melrose Abbey-

A MeALFOURVONIE TROUT.. 44

The Duke's old hunter Alphabet
-Meet at Kelso Bridge-Nimrod

Engraved by Duncan, from a Paint-
mounted by the Duke-A good

ing by A. COOPER, R. A.

hunting run-The Messrs. Bail-

RACING

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lie--Mr. Henry Scott-Captain

Newmarket Craven Meeting -New-

Spottiswoode-Williamson's excuse

market First Spring — Catterick
for his hounds tailing-Anecdote

Bridge-Durham-Newcastle.

of a Master of hounds losing his

fox--A knowing cast--A favoura- FLY FISHING

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ble dayfor sport-A sun rise in No-

The Chase ..

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vember - Mr. Sprots of Riddle-
Major St. Paul's hounds at Corn.

Sir M. W. Ridley's hounds--

hill

– The Major and the man in the Mr. Ralph Lambton's—The Aln-

" Benjamin "—Learmouth bog--

wick-The Galewood- Leicester-

The find-Nimrod rides one of the

shire—“Shadow” and Col. Henry

“Royal Stud”—A brilliant run of Wyndham's Establishment - A

eleven miles point blank in forty

Day with Earl Fitzwilliam's.

minutes-Lord Elcho,--Mr. M.

Fine Arts

Kenzie Grieve, Lord Eglinton,

Mr. Fletcher, of Saltoun, in the RACES to Come

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first Aigbt-Nimrod gets into the

Till-Captain Grant-Lord Elcho

WINNERS OF the Derby,

and Beppo-The day's alloy-A

OAKS, AND St. Leger

tired horse and twenty miles from

Stakes, from their Com-

home--The Kelso Dinner to the far-

mencement

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mers and The Duke of Buccleuch.

OBSERVATIONS

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TATTERSALL's.

HARE-

ON

HUNTING. BY THISTLE- Notices TO

CORRESPON-

WHIPPER ....

26 DENTS

The Angler's InvitATION 30 RACING CALENDAR

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NO. LXI.-VOL. XI.

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Our first plate for the present month is a portrait of the celebrated stallion Glencoe, the property of Messrs Tattersall, of Hyde Park Corner, and Dawley Wall Farm, near Uxbridge.

Glencoe is a horse of great power and symmetry, and in colour å rich chestnut. He was bred by Lord Jersey in 1831, and got by Sultan, out of Trampoline, by Tramp, out of Web (the dam of Fillagree, Middleton, Glenartney, &c.) by Waxy, Penelope, by Trumpator (the dam of Whalebone, Woful, Wire, Whisker, &c.)

Glencoe made bis first appearance in the Newmarket Craven meeting, 1834, when he won the Tuesday's Riddlesworth Stakes of 200 sovs. each, h. ft. for the produce of mares covered in 1830.-Twelve subs., beating Zulima and two others.

On the Thursday in the same meeting he was beaten by Plenipotentiary in a Sweepstakes of 100 sovs. each, h. ft.-Nine subs.

In the First Spring meeting he carried off the Desert Stakes of 100 sovs. each, h. ft.—Ten subs., beating Ganges; and the 2,000gs. Stakes, beating Flatterer, second, Bentley, third, and four others not placed.

He ran third for the Epsom Derby stakes, Plenipotentiary being first, and Shilelagh second.

His next appearance was at Goodwood, where he won the Gold Cup, beating Colwick, Famine, and seven others not placed, Rockingham, St. Giles, and The Saddler among the number. He likewise won at the same meeting, the Racing Sweepstakes of 50 sovs. each, beating Louisa, Defensive, and Rebel.

His last performance in 1834 was at the Second October Meeting, winning the Garden Stakes of 100 sovs. each. - Five subs., beating Glaucus and Colwick.

In 1835 be only started once, when he won the Gold Cup at Ascot, beating Bran, Nonsense, Shilelagh, Pussy, and four others.

At the Newmarket Second October meeting, Lord Jersey challenged for the Whip and named Glencoe, but the challenge was not accepted.

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