Thirty-Four Three-Year-Olds Named For Suffolk Downs Yankee Handicap: Fourth of July Renewal May See Lucky Draw, Whirlabout, Stir Up, Stymie in Action, Daily Racing Form, 1944-06-09


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Thirty Four ThreeYearOlds Named For Suffolk Downs1 Yankee Handicap Fourth of July Renewal May f See Lucky Draw Whirlabout Stir Upf Stymie in Action ActionEAST EAST BOSTON Mass June 8 The 25000 Yankee Handicap an absentee from the 1943 stakes roster at Suffolk Downs has been restored to the seaside lineup of Important features and will cele ¬ brate its ninth running on July 4 The rich event fashioned exclusively for threeyear olds to meet at one mile and threesix ¬ teenths attracted the nominations of 34 horses including practically every good member of the age group groupAmong Among the leading contenders for Yankee honors are such as E K Brysons Director J E Miss Ruth Broughers Val dina Lamar Mrs Roy Carruthers Jinimie Mrs T Christophers Bel Reigh Ruth Daniels Onecbill Philip Godfreys Come now Greentree Stables Stir Up William Helis Olympic Zenith Mrs E D Jacobs Stymie L B Mayers Whirlabout Crispin Oglebays Boy Knight the George D Wid ener team of Luck Draw and Who Goes There and many other outstanding colts and fillies filliesThe The Yankee Handicap inaugurated in 1935 under a 5000 purse has gradually grown in importance to its present 25000 value From that humble beginning won by Ann ORuley subsequent winners in ¬ cluded Memory Book War Minstrel Cra ¬ vat Challedon Pass Out Our Boots and Shut Out Our Boots was tKe first winner under the increased value of 25000 gar ¬ nering 24375 as his share the highest net of any Yankee victor to date dateNominations Nominations for the Yankee are as fol American Flyer Bel Reigh Bomb Sight Boy Knight By Jimminy Comenow Director J E Dustman f1 B Eye Ioot Free frreezoufc Galactic Gay Bifc Green Bush Jijnrhie Bovine Kaytee Lucky Draw Merry Sunshine Olympic Zenith Onecbill Faragram Patriotism Pique Royal Dio Sea Reigh Seeing Eye gjiub Up gtir Up Stymie iiicuna Lamar LamarWhxTGoes WhxTGoes Thera

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