Large Jockey Colony Already On Hand for Detroit Meeting, Daily Racing Form, 1943-05-21


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Large Jockey Colony Already On Hand for Detroit Meeting MeetingDETROIT DETROIT Mich May 20 There will be no shortage of riders at the Detroit Fair Grounds when it opens its gates here next Saturday May 22 for a 73 day meeting Edward Whitey Ballinger custodian of the jockeys room at the Motor City course reports a record number of reinsmen already on hand with several others on the way here hereHeaded Headed by Johnny Adams 1942 riding champion the Veterans checked in are Don Scurlock Melvin Calvert Kempton Knott Claude Hooper Mike Caffarella Cornelio Mojena Jose Marrero Bobby Strange Paul Keiper Bobby Denton Jimmy Brennan Johnny Glaug Sammy Parise Earl Hen son Haskell Lasswell Shelby Clark Clyde Turk Charles Parke Pat Milligan J R Layton Porter Roberts Mario Quintero Glenn Horn Ralph Bemis Clare Critch field Ray Adair and Georgie Smith the rolypoly star starThe The apprentice group is also here in force Calvin Flamm Bobby Wright Pat Patterson Willie Gruber Albert Record W B Littrell and Douglas Drennan De ¬ troit youngster under contract to the Tall Trees Stable and who recently piloted his initial winner at Churchill Downs

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