In 1906 Congress resolved to undertake a national geological survey under the direction of Mr Orville A.
Prominent among the ring's alleged accomplices at Washington was Orville E.
Similar experiments were meanwhile conducted by Wilbur and Orville Wright of Dayton, Ohio, in whose hands the glider.
But the best results were obtained by the Wright brothers - Orville Wright in America and Wilbur Wright in France.
King Fergus (1775) was the sire of Beningbrough (1791), whose son was Orville (1799), whence comes some of the stoutest blood on the turf, including Emilius (1820) and his son Priam (1827), Plenipotentiary (1831), Muley (1810), Chesterfield (1834), and the Hero (1843).
Orville (L): Octavius (D), Emilius (D), Ebor (L).