Grainger Memorial Handicap, Daily Racing Form, 1927-05-21


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Grainger Memorial Handicap LOUISVILLE Ky May 20 A renewal of the 10000 added Grainger Memorial Handicap at one mile and a quarter features Saturdays Churchill Downs program and promises to bring out ten of the best horses in train ¬ ing at the Louisville track Tomorrows running is the fourth annual one for the feature which prior to 1924 was run as the Kentucky Handicap The Kentucky Handicap was introduced at Douglas Park in 1913 and was transferred to Churchill Downs in 1919 following thepurchase of Douglas Park by the Kentucky Jockey Club ClubThe The Grainger Memorial field for Saturday with post positions weights riders owners and trainers follows PP Horse IVgt Rider Owner Trainer 1 Royal Julian 100 L Canfield W H Whitehouse L Johnson JohnsonJ 2 Jdck 107 L Pichon E B McLean J F Schorr 3 Percussion 103 D Smith A B Hancock A Baker BakerTV 4 Rhinock 114 W Garner Parkview Stable W Covington 5 Flat Iron 115 M Garner Greenbiar Stable B S Michell 6 War Eagle 103 IT Huff E B McLean J F Schorr SchorrWJ 7 Old Slip 113 W Crump GCollins WJ Raybonld 8 Parco 103 T PascumaA B Hancock A Baker 9 Helens Babe 118 W Lilley H P Headley W W Taylor 10 Boot to Boot 121 A Johnson Idle Hour Farm Stable H J Thompson

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