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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Stumers,
 
in the language of the turf, are fictitious bets recorded in the books of bookmakers, and published in the papers, to deceive the public by running up the odds on a horse which is not meant to win.   1
 


 Stuff Gown.Stump. 

 
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