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THE ENGLISH TUlF. London, June 18. The English Derby was run yesterday, and resulted as follows:a Pommern-Mr.. S. B Joel's b c. by Poly melus--Merry Agnes.......... 1 Let Fly--Col. Hall Walker's b c, by White Eagle-Gondolette ...... Z Rossendalo-Mayor Roberts's bl c, by St. Prusquina-Menda .. .. .. 3 Pommern won in a canter by two lengths. EFor the first time for 135 years this year's Derby was ran at Newmarket in stead of Epsom and it will be known as the "New" Derby. Pommern, the win ner, was favourite for the event, in fact, ever since he soeaod such an easy vw tory in the Two Thousand Guineas. the big race looked to be at his mercy, if ho retained his form. IHe is by Polymelus (son of Cylleno, and half-brother to the Australian sire Grafton) from Mcrry ",r nes. by St. Hilaire, from Agnes Court. by Hampton. Although Mr. S. B. Joel is cae dited with being the breeder of Pom meru as he owned Merry Agnes when the colt was foaled it was the previous owner. Sir Alan Johnstone, who really mated the mare with Polyrmelus. Sir AlMa took a dislike to the mare because her then two year-old Merry Mat disappointed him badly, and as a :esult hbe sold her, carry ing 'ommern, to Mr. Joel for, It i+ stated £500, and the covering fee. This is the first time Mr. S. B. Joel has wen the Derby, but his brother, MIr. J. B. Joel, won the event with Sunztar, in 1911.1 ECZEMA ON BACK OF CHILD'S HEAD. Karitane, Prospect Station, via Sale, Vie. toria.-"Almost from his birth our baLy, who is just seven months old, had several patches of eczema on the back of his head which grew as he grew, until at last the patches of eczema were about three inchh-s long and about two inches wide. Th'-, gave baby a terrible lot of worry; h1, used I to rub and rub his head on the pillow until his head got quite sore. ,"We were advised to try some oint ment, of which we used a number of I pots, but, received very little relief from them. We were told the head would heal when the weather got cooler. Blaby's hea.l was awful to look at; in fact, we used to keep a silk bonnet on mors of the dlay ti cover these horrible lnkenr pa:rhes We, fortunately, saw an adverts),rment for Cuticura Remedies in tlh palle'. and cent for samples of the Cuticura Soap anl Cuticura Ointment. which we used accord ing to directions, and the result has been simply marvellous. We then purchased some more Cuticura Soap and Cutwura Ointment, and in quite a short time baby's head had lost all traces of th- horrible cezema. He is now completely cured. and baby can cet a decent rest now, as all thIe itchiness is all con". (Signed) Percy W. Curtis. Mayv 4,. 1914." Although Cuticura Soap and Ointment are sold throughout the world. a sample of each. with 32-page Skin Book. will be mailed free on application to R. Towns and Co., Dept. T., Sydney, N.S.W.

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