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Arriving at the CurAcho Sports by a ferry made from
German Pontoons captured during the Great War

Many other flattering tributes have been received from leading racing trainers,
including Frank Hartigan, H. Lines, V. Tabor and W. Nightingall - for Curacho is in
two varieties - Human and Veterinary. A fine tribute was also received from Mr Harry
Andrews, the famous coach to the British Olympic team in Paris last year. The home of
Curacho is in the beautiful Wye Valley and an accompanying illustration shows lhe
Curacho Annual Sports being held in the grounds of Courtfield Park, an event which
draws competitors from many parts of the country. The directors of the Company are
The Rt. Hon.The Lord Doune, M.C., Captain F. Dance, M.B.E, (Managing Director), Major
C. J. Vaughan,.O.B.E).,J.P. (Chairman), and A. B. Murray, Esq. It is of interest that
Lord Doune and Captain Dance both served as A.D.C's to the Chief of the Air Force in
the Field during the War.

Photo and details sent to us by Tom Bint

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