Blue Is the Colour

Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England), July 9, 2004 | Go to article overview

Blue Is the Colour


Byline: By Keith Hamer

Blue Spinnaker can complete a rare treble of Cup triumphs in Yorkshire this season by lifting the John Smith's-sponsored prize at York tomorrow.

The Mick Easterby-trained five-year-old already has the Thirsk Hunt Cup and Redcar's Zetland Gold Cup in the bag.

Now he can lift the 45th running of the oldest commercially-sponsored Flat race in Britain.

Blue Spinnaker has plenty going for him. Trained locally at Sheriff Hutton, he is in the form of his life and will have the services of a good 5lb claimer, Paul Mulrennan.

The apprentice was in the saddle both for the two and a half length win over Vicious Warrior at Thirsk and the neck verdict over James Caird at Redcar.

A single-figure draw is usually crucial for victory and the horse has been lucky in that department as he will come out of stall eight in a maximum field of 22 for this pounds 140,000-added handicap over an extended mile and a quarter.

Easterby's nephew Tim, who trains at Great Habton, can also get on the scoresheet with Bourgeois in the John Smith's Extra Smooth Silver Cup Rated Stakes.

The seven-year-old was third to Hugs Dancer in this race 12 months ago and was not disgraced behind Alkaased in last Saturday's Old Newton Cup at Haydock Park despite being unplaced.

This race is not as competitive and this mile and three-quarters should suit him better.

Mr Velocity finally got off the mark at Redcar last month and, now that he has tasted success, Alec Stewart's four-year-old can follow up in the John Smith's Cask Handicap.

Northern raider Double Obsession can land his second Ascot victory in a month by taking the totesport Stakes. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited article

Blue Is the Colour
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this article
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.