Blue Swords Will Skip Engagement in Dwyer, Daily Racing Form, 1943-06-15


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Blue Swords Will Skip Engagement in Dvvyer DvvyerAQUEDUCT AQUEDUCT L I N Y June 14 Allen Simmons owner of Blue Swords runnerup to Count Fleet in the AVood Memorial Kentucky Derby and Preakness was at Aqueduct this afternoon and announced his capa ¬ ble colorbearer will not appear for the Dwyer and that probably no ef ¬ fort will be made to race him again during the 1943 turf season Blue Larkspurs distancerunning son suffered a mishap in the Preak ¬ ness when he was interfered with at the start He rapped a leg inflicting some damage to the tendon tendonBlue Blue Swords has not been in seri ¬ ous training since the Pimlico Stake It is believed that a long respite from competition will mend his un ¬ derpinning enabling him to return to the races in condition to perform in his best fashion

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