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10. J. T. & D. B. Updegraff, Mount Pleasant, stallion, Dan Rice, 10 years old 11. do
do do Flying Hiatoga. 12. do do
do do Dan Rice. 13. J. T. Updegraff,
Laura. 14. Dr. J. T. Updegraff, Mount Pleasant, O., mare, Laura. 15. do do
do Fanny. 16. do do
do Jenny. 17. do do
do Kate. 18. N. Van Loon, Worthington, O., gelding, Tom Morgan, 4 years old. 19. E. A. Fuller, Columbus, mare, 6 years old. 20. Albert Porter, Tallmadge, 0., stallion, Prince Orion, 4 years old. 21. M. Stevenson, Brunswick, O., do Morgan Stranger. 22. Fuller & Stimson, Brooklyn, O., stallion, 2 years old. 23. do
do mare, Lucy, 5 years old. 24. S. Alexander, Jamestown, O., stallion, Boston. 25. do
do Dan Webster. 26. H. H. Peters, Brunswick, O., do Dan Tucker. 27. Chester Lamb, Welshfield, O., do Searcher, 12 years old. 28. do
do Champion Searcher, 6 years old. 29. do
do Searcher, and 5 colts. 30. L. C. Tibbits & Co., Cleveland, do H. Clay, jr., 6 years old. 31. J. H. Taylor, Seville, O., do Corkscrew. 32. S. C. Canfield, Bridge Creek, O., mare, Flora, 3 years old. 33. William J. Hosmer, Troy, Geauga county, brood mare, 5 years old. 34. Philo Thompson, Johnson, Trumbull county, stallion, Excelsior, 11 years old. 35. H. Metcalf, Chardon, O., mare, Kitty, over 4 years old. 36. E. J. Acruff, Meadville, Pa., stallion, Hambletɔnian, 4 years old 37. G. L. Shipman, Norwalk, O., stallion, Kennebec, 14 years old. 38. John Whitbeck, do
do Mambrino Chief, 2 years old.
PREMIUMS AWARDED ON SWEEPSTAKES ON HORSES. Best stallion of any age or breed, Anderson & McMillan, Xenia..
$5 Best mare, Dr. J. T. Updegraff, Mount Pleasant.......
50 Best 5 colts, 3 years old and under, sired by any one horse, and the sire to be exhibited with
his colts; style, size and action to be specially considered, Chester Lamb, Welchfield.. 40 AWARDING COMMITTEE-Wm. A. Neil, jr., J. W.Shinn, E. M. Bennett, A. P. Howard.
In the class of Jacks and Males there were 15 entries. The awards were as follows :
JACKS AND MULES.
Best Jack, 3 years old and over, J. G. Whitney, Conneaut.....
3 years old and under, G. Lewis, Worthington... do 2 years old and upder, A. P. Leland, Newburgh, Best Jennet, 3 years old and over, Isaae Powell, Fitchville.. Best pair mules, 2 years old and over, Isaac Powell.... Best pair mule colts, A. P. Leeland, Newburgh.....
AWARDING COMMITTEE-Joseph Clark, B. S. Ranyon and A. Boaghton.
6 15 10 5 SI EEP.
In the class of Saxony's there were no entries.
In the class of Merinos there were 83 entries, comprising upwards of three hundred head of abeep. The awards were as follows:
Best Back, 2 years old and over, Thog. Gorby, Randolph, Ohio......
$15 20 best do., A. K. Karr, Shoreham, Vt........
10 Best Buck, under 2 years, S. D. Karr, Shoreham, Vt.
15 2d best do., John Duncan, Sidney, 0.....
10 Best pen of 5 ewee, 2 years old and over, Thos. Gorby, Randolph 0....
* 15 2d best do., Robert Perrine, Patterson Mills, Pa.....
10 Best pen of 5 ewes, under 2 years, J. S. Delano, Mt. Vernon, O..
15 2d best do., Thos. Gorby, Randolph 0.........
10 Best pen of 5 lambs, regardless of sex, Karr, Carey & Co., Carey, 0......
10 2d best do., John Duncan, Sidney, 0....... AWARDING COMMITTEE-H. J. Conklin, Charles M. Clark, Eli Keller and Chas. Phillis.
In the class of Silesians there were 3 entries only. The following is a list of the awards, and the report of the committee :
Best Buck, 2 years old and over, Robert Perrine, Patterson Mills, Pa.....
$15 15 15
REPORT OF COMMITTEE.
The undersigned having been appointed a committee to examine the above described sheep would report : That they have examined the same, and are of the opinion that H. J. Starr is entitled to a premium on five ewes, one year old ; that.Carey & Start should have a premium on five ewes, 2 years old and over ; and that Robert Perrine is entitled to a premium on his buck. We would say that we did not come to this conclusion in consequence of any particular excellence in the sheep exhibited, but rather in consideration of the fact that, in our opinion, they are a class of sheep that are likely to be wanted. All of which is respectfully submitted.
WM. B. Suaw. In the class of Leicesters there were 17 entries. The following is a list of the awards, and the report of the committee:
LONG WOOL SHEEP-LEICESTERS.
Best Buck, 2 years old and over, John Chamberlain, Avon, O..
$15 15 15 15 10
REPORT OF COMMITTEE. Your committee have been pleased with the exhibition of Leicester sheep. We have made the awards as noted in the margin. We will briefly say that we believe this breed of sheep ought to be encouraged on account of their wool, but especially for the mutton, they being a class of sheep that very readily fatten.
Thos. THORNLOE, WM. BRIGGS, Joun BREATNALL.
In the class of Cotswolds there were 12 entries. The awards were as follows :
LONG WOOL SHEEP-COTSWOLDS.
$15 Best Buck, under 2 years, Wm. Squires, Copopa, Lorain co., 0...
15 Best pen of 5 ewes, 2 years old and over, T. Aston, Elyria, O.
15 Best pen of 5 ewes, under 2 years, Thos. Aston, Elyria, 0...
15 Best pen of 5 lambs, regardless of sex, Thos. Aston, Elyria, 0 .........
10 AWARDING COMMITTEE-J. D. Easton, F. P. Vergon and J. Parke Alexander.
In the classes of Southdowns and Fat Sheep there were 32 entries. The following is a list of the awards:
$15 Best Buck, under 2 years, S. Toms, Elyria, O...
15 Best pen of 5 ewes, 2 years old and over, S. Toms, Elyria, O..
15 Best pen of 5 ewes, under 2 years, S. Toms, Elyria, 0.......
16 Best pen of 5 lambs, regardless of sex, J. T. Whitlam, Barry, 0...
SOUTHDOWN BUCK “CHARLEY," Owned by N. L. Chaffee, Jefferson, Ashtabula co., 0. The Southdown Buck represented in this cat took the First Premium at Obio State Fair, at Cleveland, in 1863. He is two years old, and bred directly from the flock of Jonas Webb's, of Babraham, Cambridgeshire, England.
Best pen of 5 fat sheep. E. Driggs, Elyria, 0.....
2d best, J. Lenty, Gates' Mills, 0..... Best single fat sheep, R. N. Andrews, Rootstown, 0...... Best 5 fat lambs, E. Driggs, Elyria, 0.......
AWARDING COMMITTEE—G. W. Penney, B. B. Browning and Chester Palmer.
$15 10 5
CARSON SC.NY SHROPSHIRE BUCK "LION," Bred by Lord Berwick, of Shrewsbury, England ; imported by George Miller, of Markham, C. W.; and now owned by A. L. Chaffee, Jefferson, Ashtabala co., O. Now three years old ; weight 334 pounds ; sheared in spring of 1863 over 17 pounds of washed wool. Took First Premium at Ohio State Fair, at Cleveland, 1863.
COTSWOLD BUCR “DANDY," Bred by John Lane, of Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England; imported by George Miller, Markham, C. W.; and now owned by A. L. Chaffee, of Jefferson, Ashtabula co., 0. Now three years old , weighed on first day of March, 1864, 381 pounds. Took Füst Premium at Ohio State Fair, at Cleveland, 1863.
There were 12 entries in the class of Cashmere Goats on which premiums were awarded as follows:
Best thoroughbred Billy-Goat, W. D. Smith, Hebron, O..........
$10 28 best, S. S. Williams, Granville, 0........ Best thoroughbred Nannie-Goal, S. S. Williams, Granville, 0.
5 2d best, W. D. Smith, Hebron, 0.....
3 REPORT OF COMMITTEE, We have examined the fine thoroughbred goats—both sexes—entered for competition, also the eleven grades-from 3-4 to 15-16 blooded – find the high grades very soft and fine samples, and almost equal to the full bloods. Think crosses of the pure Cashmeres on the common goat are to be desired, and that when bred with care they will form desirable acquisitions to the wool production of our State.
IRVING F. WILLIS, W. N. CHAMBERLIN, J. A. WRIGHT.
In the class of large breeds of Swine there were 26 entries. The following is a list of the Swards, and the report of the committee:
Best Boar, over 2 years old, A. Caton, Cardington, O........
$16 Best Boar, over 1 year old, Geo. Anderson, Painesville, 0...
10 2d best, J. H. Perrine, Lebanon, 0........
5 Best Boar, under 1 year, J. H. Perrine, Lebanon, 0...
6 2d best, Martin Carroll, Painesville, O... Best Breeding Sow, over 2 years old, George Anderson, Painesville, O..
15 20 best, J. F. Perrine, Lebanon, 0.....
5 Best Breeding Sow, over 1 year old, George Anderson, Painesville, 0.......
10 20 best, Wm. Probert, Cleveland, O..........
5 Best lot of pigs of the same litter, not less than five, Geo. Anderson, Painesville, 0...... 5 2d best, M. Carroll, Painesville, 0......
3 REPORT OF COMMITTEE. We, the undersigned committee, on examination found a very limited exhibition of large breeds ; some entries without competition, especially large boars ; one other difficulty was the want of purity of blood, with a few exceptions. We would call the attention of breeders and stock raisers to the above facts.
T. P. JOHNSTON,
F. P. VERGON. In the class of Small Breeds there were 12 entries. The following are the awards and the report of the committee :
SMALL BREEDS. 2d best Boar over two years old, A. P. Leland, Newburgh, Ohio Best Boar over one year, S. Toms, Elyria