Westerners Have Upper Hand in Todays Derby: Nine of Twelve Horses Entered Owned by Residents in Sector, Daily Racing Form, 1943-05-01


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Westerners Have Upper Hand in Todays Derby DerbyNine Nine of Twelve Horses Entered Owned by Residents in Sector SectorLOUISVILLE LOUISVILLE Ky April 30 Of the 11 patrons who named horses for tomorrows Kentucky Derby eight make their resi ¬ dence west of the AHeghanies which sym ¬ bolizes the dividing line between the East and the West The lone easterns whose silks are to fly in tomorrows turf spectacle are Mrs Vera S Bragg of Noroton Conn Mrs Henry L Finch of New York City and Townsend BV Martin of Westbury L I Mrs Bragg is owner of Gold Shower Mrs Finch has Modest Lad and Martin is to be represented by Bankrupt BankruptThe The westerners who seek Derby honors are Mrs John Hertz of Gary 111 Warren Wright of Lexington William E Boeing of Seattle Allen T Simmons of Akron Charles T Fisher of Detroit Mrs Ethel V Mars of Chicago John W Rodgers of Memphis and Edward Anderson of Los Angeles Mrs Hertz has the Derby favorite Count Fleet Wrights silks are to be carried by Ocean Wave Boeing has both Slide Rule and Twoses Simmons is the owner of Blue Swords Fisher is relying on Amber Light Mrs Mars seeks victory with No Wrinkles Rodgers has his hopes vested in Dove Pie and Anderson is counting on Burnt Cork CorkAll All except one of the Derby horses Bankrupt who is an English importation were bred in Kentucky

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