The Virginia Gazette

April 11, 1751. Number 15. Page 4, Column 1.

A PURSE of Fifty Pistoles will be run for, at Fredericksburg, the second Day of June Fair. Each Horse carrying 140 lb. Weight, 4 Miles at a Heat. Those who are inclinable to bring their Horses, must cater them with the Subscriber, Six Days before-hand.

C. Colson.