SATANITA WON THE CUP;
VIGILANT LOST THROUGH THE BRITANNIA'S JOCKEYING.
Forced Into Shoal Water by
the Prince of Wales's Yacht -- Capt. Haff Says It was a Put-up Job -- On
Corrected Time the Satanita Won by More Than Eight Minutes and the Britannia
Beat the Vigilant 3 Minutes and 31 Seconds.
Aug. 16 -- Whatever chance the Vigilant may have had in the race to-day for the
Ryde Town Cup, valued at $500, she was forced to sacrifice it in jockeying with
the Britannia, which clung to her throughout the contest, occasionally forcing
her into shallows, where in windward work she found it impossible to use the
full depth of her board, and thus made leeway, which was beneficial to the
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