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We are told that graven upon the tombstone of a jockey who has just been buried in a New Zealand cemetery are the simple words, "He has passed the Post." This is as often called "the Chair," but that term has been judiciously excluded lest there should be a confusion with some ex-Lord Mayor. This, so far as I know, is the first connection of epitaphs with the racecourse—of people on the turf with people under it. 3.7.1897