"CHERRY AND BLACK"
Ganymede of his own breeding, took the field, adding
a colt called The Chamberlain. They won several races,
but the only conspicuous ones were with David Gar-
rick, who won the Reapers, and finally
DWid Garnck the Annual Champion Stakes of i900,
Champin Stakes beating Ethelbert and others at 2Y4
miles. The race was worth I9,650,
and the stable's winnings at the Coney Island autumn
meeting amounted to 24,480.
David Garrick was intended for a high-class horse,
but he had a temper of his own, and was an almost
impossible horse at the post. However, he had shown
enough form to make Mr. Lorillard think seriously
of his chance for the Ascot Gold Cup. He had won
the Derby, the St. Leger, the Middle Park Plate, and
now he yearned for a conquest of this great after-test
of Derby and St. Leger winners, which
Danny Maher only Isinglass and Persimmon had ac-
Sail for England complished within twenty years previ-
ous. He had tried David Garrick and
proved him a stayer, and that was the needed quality.
Accordingly, David Garrick was shipped to Blackwell
in England, and Danny Maher, his jockey, accom-
panied him, arriving at Newmarket in October, i900.
David Garrick wintered well, and with the top-
weight, 122 lbs., started for the City and Suburban at
Epsom April 27, i90i, with io to i against him in the
betting. Maher rode him, but he was unplaced, the