Lincoln Officials to Present Benefit Checks on Thursday, Daily Racing Form, 1945-06-20


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I I ! : 1 i Lincoln Officials to Present Benefit Checks on Thursday STICKNEY, 111.. June 19.— Official presentation of checks amounting to 44,-119.77, the net proceeds from the Memorial Day racing program of the Lincoln Fields Jockey Club, will be made Thursday by Col. M. J. Winn, executive director of the jockey club, and Stuyvesant Peabody. pres-; ident of the same organization. Colonel Winn and Mr. Peabody also will be hosts at a special luncheon in the clubhouse at Hawthorne, when the presenta-| tion will be made. Their guests will be Martin Kennelly. head of the American Red Cross War Fund; Mayor Edward J. Kelly, representing the Chicago Service Mens Center, and Daniel Connerty of the Internal Revenue Department. The American Red Cross fund will receive two-thirds of the proceeds — 6.-| 079.85 — and the Service Mens Center will get 8,039.92.

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