Occupation and Blue Delight Arrivals: Both May Compete At Lincoln Meeting; Two-Year-Old Money Leader Of 1942 Is Working in Fine Style for Return to Races, Daily Racing Form, 1943-05-14


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Occupation and Blue Delight Arrivals Both May Compete At Lincoln Meeting MeetingTwoYearOId TwoYearOId Money Leader Of 1 942 Is Working in Fine Style for Return to Races RacesSTICKNEY STICKNEY 111 May 13 Occupation leading money winning twoyearold of 1942 has returned to the sector where he started a futurity march that resulted in four victories in this class of juvenile rac ¬ ing ingThe The fine son of Bull Dog and Miss Bunt ¬ ing who flaunts the banner of John Marsch Chicago contractor was fired dur ¬ ing the winter and did not return to train ¬ ing until the middle of March Burley Parke who developed the colt has him going along in steady style his recent five furlong work at Churchill Downs attest ¬ ing to it itWhether Whether Occupation will race during transferred Lincoln Fields season at Haw ¬ thorne depends entirely on the manner in which the colt continues to train Among his companions from Churchill Downs was Blue Delight DelightOccupation Occupation whose big objectives this summer are the Arlington Classic and the American Derby filled his first stakes en ¬ gagement last year during the Lincoln Fields meeting He took part in the Joliet Stakes and in it met defeat by Littletown who incidentally also will be ori hand again this spring springAfter After the 1942 Lincoln Fields meeting Occupation found his best stride He fin ¬ ished second again to Littletown in Ar ¬ lingtons Primer Stakes and then captured the Arlington Futurity the Washington Park Juvenile Stakes the Washington Park Futurity the Belmoht Futurity and Keene lands Breeders Futurity completing his juvenile campaign with a second to Count Fleet in the Pimlico Futurity FuturityTreated Treated for Leg Trouble TroubleThese These exploits made Occupation last seasons biggest money winning twoyear old He was treated for leg trouble over the winter to give him plenty of chance to recover He was not pointed for the Ken ¬ tucky Derby or the Preakness and will not be a starter in the Belmont Stakes but he is sound again and Parke believes he will be a powerful factor in later fixtures for horses of his age ageAs As for Blue Delight she was one of the topranking race mares of last year She will be remembered for having won four straight stakes at Arlington and Washing ¬ ton Parks the Cinderella Arlington Ma ¬ tron the Cleopatra and Princess Pat Hand ¬ icaps She also was beset with leg trouble late in the summer but she too has fully recovered and soon again will be at or near the peak of her form formPublic Public appearances by these two locally owned horses would lend much color to the sport during the Lincoln Fields meeting which already is assured of some of the most capable racing material in the Mid ¬ dle West WestAnother Another member of the Parketrained stable is Occupy also a Miss Bunting foal and this twoyearold will compete in Lin ¬ coln Fields racing Other members of the stable are Ruditaurious Wrightwood Jez rehel Broad Cloth Hadaboy Bitter Ender Kanopolis Reaping Gem Okama Too a Tea Morning Lark More Delight Sara phara Camelina and Busy Ellen EllenTommy Tommy Root also arrived from the Ken ¬ tucky metropolis He brought RexAvis Liberty Lad Young Buddy and Royal Blue to represent C W Pershall of St Louis LouisMo Mo MoThe The stables of A C Ernst Max Marmor stein Herbert M Woolf and Eddie Rochester Anderson also arrived from Louisville today M A Byl horse trans ¬ portation agent for the Railway Express Company reports 15 additional carloads will arrive from Louisville

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