Racing of Exceptional Importance: Will Mark First Week of Douglas Park Meeting-Speculation Stakes Opening Day Feature, Daily Racing Form, 1918-05-23

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RACING OF EXCEPTIONAL IMPORTANCE WiU Mark First Week of Douglas Park Meeting-Speculation Stakes Opening Day Feature. Louisville. Ky., May 22.— It is quite plain that the opening week of racing at Douglas Park will be of exceptional importance. To lM-gin with, the opening dav. nevt Monday, will Ik- marked b.v the decision of the Simulation Stakes and other high class races. For the Simulation Stakes, at one mile and oue sixteenth, the following horses are eligible: Arthur Middli ton Krmit.-iua Mary H. Aldebarau Fern llandley Marion Gooshy Amelita Faux -Col Manokin B. B. Johnson Frauk Burke Money Maker Big i odo Feu l" Artifice Night Owl Butterscotch II. Cruiupy Old Ben , Bob Heusley Grundy Opportunity Bo ford Qlaoey George Piatt Brown. McDawell Hocnir Pnispector Benefactor Happy Thought Bog Basilius J. J. M unlock Robert L. Owen Bar tine John W. Klein liediaiid Broom Peddler .laphet Balm Bubbling louder J. Kllfns Sh-elll Drilled Voti r Jackstraw Sol Gilscy Clara Martin Jack Hill Sjriau Courtship Kinney • Saiisyming Dorothy Dean Kowpie ONeil Sunflash Daddys Choice Kling Sam McMeekin Diversion I*ady Botha Thrift Daddy Holbcrt lottery Thrills Diamond McA.loo Valor Diek Williams Mar Tom Whirling Dun Dr. Shafer Marauder Warsaw This stake has a selling clause and with a field of twele starters, which seems proh.-ihle, will have a gross value of something like .."i0il. Tuesday, the second .lay of the meeting, will lie dexoled to high-das overnight allowance and claim ing raiis. Wednesday will In- Military and Ladies day and will 1m- featured with a program in keeping with its imtiortaiM-e. Thursday, a public holiday, will lie chiefly notable for the running of t lie Memorial Handicap of ,000 added, for which sixty of the speediest sprinters In the west are eligible. Fridays program will Ik- devoted to the lr«K|iiois Purse and other attractive overnight MRS, Saturday will bring i lie running of the .~i.000 Kentucky Haudieap. the big event of the w hide meeting ami the richest of all American races for horses three years ..hi and over, in which the keenest interest is being displayed throughout the length and breadth of the country.

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