St Louis, MO Jockey Killed in Horse Race Accident, Jun 1905

JOCKEY HECTOR KILLED.

Fatality In a Mixup at American Jockey Club Track.

St. Louis, Mo., June 13.---Jockey Hector, on Wellesley, was killed, and Jockey Morris, on Dr. Clark, was seriously injured in a mixup during the steeplechase at the American Jockey club track today. The horses fell near the half pole and when assistance reached the two boys, Hector was dead. Neither horse was injured.

The State, Columbia, SC 14 Jun 1905