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The Nelson Photo News



The Gallops

The Awapuni-trained Grand Coeur won the £1000 Nelson Cup race in his first start in open company at the Nelson Jockey Club's annual meeting at Richmond Park. The race itself was a close one, with Grand Coeur coming: home to win by three-quarters of a length from a field well-bunched.


Grand Coeur on his return to the birdcage is held by Mrs R. Taylor (Palmerston North)


Mr M. N. Manthel, part owner of Grand Coeur, is presented with radiogram trophy by Mrs J. L. Pugh, wife of the president (centre).


The finish of the Cup race