16 January , 1963
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MOUTHS : Light , sensitive , correctly bitted . GAITS : True . Suitable to be ridden gracefully and comfortably , indicating proper amount of training .
SIZE : Becoming to the rider . Proper proportions make for a better ideal picture .
Should be becoming and appropriate . Fit demands that clothes fit you and you alone . Moderate fullness is preferable to too snug a fit . TIES AND COLLARS should stay in place . Straps should always be used on jodphurs . Shoes must be polished and in good condition . Hair must be neat and carefully groomed . Be dressed in time to assure an attractive , neat appearance .
Mount And Dismount
To be executed without discomfort to horse or displacement of saddle . Should be done in a practiced , agile manner , reins properly collected for control .
MOUNT : Stand at left of horse , by saddle , facing either shoulder or barrel .
Gather reins in left hand , use same hand with rein to grasp withers or pommel .
Take stirrup in free hand , turn towards foot , place left foot in stirrup , toe slightly down . Try avoid touching horse ’ s side . Place right hand on pommel or cantle . Grasp crest with left hand . SPRING up from right foot , don ’ t hop about . Use slight , simultaneous pull of both hands . Keep body close to horse and quickly throw right leg across croup , fairly straight .
Sit down gently . Feel for right stirrup . Check base of support by rising on irons slightly , square saddle . Assume basic position .
Dismount Arrange reins in left hand on crest or withers , right hand on pommel .
Swing right leg quickly across croup , keep body over horse . Step onto right toes , disengage left foot . With legs together disengage left foot and lower both feet to ground using hands to support drop . Don ’ t jump down and away .
Keep hands in place until ground is reached spread reins on pommel .
Hold horse by reins , close to bit , standing by head .
Judging Tests In Suggested Order For Use
1 . BACKING : SHOULD be required . A good check on hands , legs and voice .
2 . ADDRESS REINS : A quick check on muscle tone of hands and rider finish .
3 . GROUP WORK-OUT ON RAIL : The preferred means for sorting riders to note skill , maneuverability , form , errors .
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GO BOY JOE B . s , by Wiser Go Boy out of Silver Heel Lou , foaled May 5 , 1962 . Owner , Lloyd Baker , Nashville , Tenn .
MISS CINDY SUE , m , by Allen ’ s Magic Man out of Charlotte Ann Allen , foaled Apr . 29 , 1962 . Owner , Mrs . Walter A . Combs , Exccllo , Mo .
MERRY ’ S BEST GAL , m , by Merry ’ s Sun out of Merry Magolene , foaled Apr . 7 , 1961 . Owner , Carson Venable , Jr .. New Tazewell , Tenn .
GOLDEN SEAL , s , by B . King Allen out of Maggie Oliver , foaled April 25 . 1962 . Owner , G . A . Caulev , Fitzgerald . Ga .
BETTY BLUE BELL , m , by H . King Allen out of Mc- Vays Ginger Lady , foaled May 27 , 1962 . Owner , G . A . Cauley , Fitzgerald , Ga .
BROADWAY ’ S KING , s , by H . King Allen out of Top Wilsons Kay , foaled July 7 , 1962 . Owner , G . A . Cauley . Fitzgerald , Ga .
SUN ' S SKAT BOY , s , by Bernies Midnight Sun out of Carol Ann , foaled July 24 , 1962 . Owner , Alton L . Array , San Marcos , Calif .
FUSILIER , s , by Brantley ’ s Patrick out of Logan ’ s Queen Allen , foaled May 6 , 1962 . Owner , Dr . Jere R . Hoar , Oxford , Miss .
BELAIRE ’ S MERRY GIRL , m . by Son of Belaire out oi Merry Phantasy Maid , foaled May 25 , 1962 . Owner , Davis Bros ., Calhoun , Ga .
MERRY BELAIRE , m , by Son of Belaire out of Merry Me ., foaled July 4 , 1962 . Owner , Davis Bros ., Calhoun , Ga .
BELAIRES MOON LIGHT , m , by Son of Belaire out of Bombardiers Jet Gal , foaled Aug . 12 , 1962 . Owner , Davis Bros . Chevrolet Co ., Calhoun , Ga . JET FIRE , s , by Son of Belaire out of Personality , foaled Aug . 19 , 1962 . Owner , Davis Bros . Chevrolet Co ., Calhoun , Ga .
SON OF IMPALA , s , by The Impala K . M . out of Volunteer ’ s Lou , foaled Feb . 21 , 1961 . Owner , Davis Bros . Chevrolet Co ., Calhoun , Ga .
BETTI E JEAN P . m , by Merry Boy ’ s Knockout out of Bcttic Parker , foaled May 27 , 1957 . Owner , James Ellis Prather , Selmcr , Tenn .
JOE ’ S GO BOY , s , by Sun ’ s Go Boy out of Debbie Lee . foaled Apr . 17 , 1962 . Owner , Dr . J . S . Shacffer , Abingdon , Va .
JOLIE ’ S ASTER , m , by Midnight Peacock out of The Black Aster , foaled May 2 , 1962 . Owner , Gardie Pounders . Russellville , Ala .
BUD ALLENS CHANCE , s , by Tennessee ’ s Gambler out of Allen ’ s Ramona , foaled May 8 , 1962 . Owner , Gardie Pounders . Russellville , Ala .
MISTER PEACOCK OF ALA ., s , by Midnight Peacock out of Dixie Night Star , foaled Apr . 26 , 1962 . Owner , Gardie Pounders . Russellville , Ala .
PREACHERS LADY ALLEN , m , by MauGray ’ s Criterion out of Merry ’ s Lady Allen , foaled Apr . 4 , 1962 , Owner , Gardie Pounders , Russellville , Ala .
ALLISON ’ S MERRY JUDY , m , by Turner ’ s Merry Wilson out of Judy Girl Allen , foaled July 2 , 1962 . Owner , Melvin H . & Ida V . Allison , Williamsburg , Pa .
SECRET CHANCE S ., s , by Atomic Secret out of Midnight Chance H ., foaled Sept . 11 , 1962 . Owner , E . E . & Thelma L . Sparks , Coshocton , Ohio .
ATOMIC FLOWER , m , by Atomic Secret out of Little Flower Girl , foaled Apr . 13 , 1962 . Owner , E . E . & Thelma L . Sparks , Coshocton , Ohio
MIDNIGHT SECRET LEE , m , by Atomic Secret out ol Glory ' s Nancy Lee , foaled Apr . 3 , 1962 . Owner , E . E . & Thelma L . Sparks , Coshocton , Ohio .
ATOMIC MARK OF GLORY , s , by Atomic Secret out of Sparks Glory Girl , foaled Aug . 10 , 1962 . Owner , E . E . & Thelma L . Sparks , Coshocton , Ohio .
MARY ANN JACKSON , m , by Duke of Merry Over out of Cathrinc Tcxanner J . foaled June 13 , 1962 . Owner . J . P . Jackson , Wcdowee , Ala .
PEACOCK THUNDERHEAD , s , by Silver Peacock out of Helen Kay W ., foaled June 30 , 1962 . Owner , Ray Whitworth , Kenton , Tenn .
DREAM GIRL ’ S PEACOCK , s , by Silver Peacock , out of Miller ’ s Dream Girl , foaled July 14 , 1962 . Owner , Ray Whitworth , Kenton , Tenn .
MAGIC MISSILE P ., s , by Allen ’ s Black Magic out of