In Memoriam 128 Pounds: Weights Announced for Covington Handicap, Feature of Opening Day Program, Daily Racing Form, 1924-09-11


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IN MEMORIAM 128 POUNDS Weights "Announced for Covington Handicap, Feature of Opening Day Program. LATONLV, Ky.. Sept. 10. "Weights announced for the fifty eligibles for the Covington Handicap, the first of the important fixtures to be decided at the Latonia fall meeting, starting Saturday, assures a crack field of thoroughbreds to measure strides for the rich prize. The Kentucky Jockey Club board of han-dicappers, have assigned post of honor to In Memoriam, Carl "Wiedemann3 slashing four-year-old, and which incidentally is being prepared for the Third International Special to be run over the beautiful Milldale course. In Memoriam will shoulder an impost of 12S pounds, while Actuary, which ran in such splendid style during the summer meeting is slated to carry 127. The weights range down ; to 95 pounds, which impost is allotted to j Sayno and Llewellyn. Several eastern cracks are among the eligibles. The list includes Aga Khan, winner of the Lawrence Realization last Saturday ; Ladkin, Flames and Lucky Play, as well as Shuffle Along, which was rated one of the best handicap thoroughbreds on the Canadian circuit this year. There is a possibility that Black Gold, the champion Derby winner of the year ana rated by western horsemen as the king-pin of the three-year-old division, may be among the starters. Black Gold, in the event trainer "Webb sends him to the post, will be asked to shoulder 120 pounds. Other eligibles for the race are Better Luck, Bob Tail, Little Chief, Princess Doreen, Chacolet, Altawood, Glide, Giblon and numerous other high-class horses. The weights announced for the Covington Handicap, which will be a gallop of a mile and one-sixteenth, arc as follows: Horse. "Wt. "Horse. Wt. In Memoriam 123 Revenge 103 Actuary 127 Altawood 108 Shuffle Along 123 Hopeless 108 Little Chief 121 The Arancanian 107 Black Gold 120 United Verde 107 Ladkin 119 Bourbon Boy 107 Chilhowee 110 Flowers of Lore 107 Chacolet 119 Just David 105 Little Celt 118 Best Pal e.105 Giblon 117 Kins Gorin II 103 Priscilla Ruley 11G Great Jaz lot Guest of Honor 115 Bo McMillan 104 Surf Bider 115 Peddler 102 Better Luck 115 J. G. Denny 101 Aga Khan 115 Corinth 100 Alice Blue Gown... Ill Barracuda 100 Princess Doreen Ill Beginners Luck .... 09 Lucky Play IB! Phidias -93 Befuddle 113 Postillion 07 Glide Ill Moss Fox II 07 Busy American 110 Boy O Boy 05 Flames 110 Polvo 90 Bob Tail 110 Peter Maloney 95 Graeme 109 Sayno v.. 05 The Hunt 108 LleweUyn 95

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