Meissen Arrives Safely, Daily Racing Form, 1941-06-09


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1 MEISSEN ARRIVES SAFELY INGLEWOOD Calif June 5 Meissen the Peruvian thoroughbred star purchased by A T Jergins a director of the Hollywood Turf Club on a recent tour of South Amer ¬ ica has arrived in this country The horse immediately was loaded on a van and taken to Rancho San Luis Rey where he will remain until he loses his sea legs and then he will be brought to Hollywood Park to begin his training for the 75000 Hollywood Gold Cup to be run on July 19 19Meissen Meissen said to have literally run himself out of competition in Peru came here in charge of his groom and trainer Jesus Gon zales who will direct the horses further conditioning here hereJockey Jockey Manuel Quintero was at San Pedro when Meissen arrived and acted as inter ¬ preter for Gonzales Quintero is a Cuban

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