Amber Light Nominated To Garden State Stake: Dixiana Three-Year-Old Eligible To 0,000 Jersey Handicap, Daily Racing Form, 1943-05-24


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Amber Light Nominated To Garden State Stake StakeDixiana Dixiana ThreeYearOld Eligible To 10000 Jersey Handicap CAMDEN N J May 22 Amber Light winner of the Louisiana Derby and fourth in the Kentucky Derby has been nomi ¬ nated by trainer Jack Hodgins of Dixiana for the 10000 Jersey Handicap chief race for threeyearolds at Garden State Park on August 21 21The The fast son of Pilate is expected to commute from Detroit to carry the silks of Dixianas owner Charles T Fisher in the New Jersey special against one of the strongest fields of threeyearolds of the summer campaign campaignStake Stake blanks for the 12 feature races at the 50day meeting opening July 7 have been in the hands of the horsemen for several weeks and racing secretary Charles J McLennan reports that the early nomi ¬ nations received represent a notable in ¬ crease in quality in all divisions divisionsGeneral General manager Walter H Donovan hopes that before the entries close for the Jersey Handicap and the other 11 Garden State stakes on June 15 that Mrs John Hertz will file the name of Count Fleet to the Jersey list which already includes vir ¬ tually every contender uncovered in the threeyearold division to date

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