Name Handicap Stars for Massachusetts: Devil Diver Tops Roster for Suffolks 0,000 Feature, Daily Racing Form, 1945-06-28


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Name Handicap Stars For Massachusetts Devil Diver Tops Roster for Suffolks 0#000 Feature EAST BOSTON, Mass., June 27. — An imposing array of thoroughbreds are named 1 for the August 11 running of the 0,000 Massachusetts Handicap at Suffolk DoiPfi richest race in New England. Racing Tc-retary and handicapper Charles J. McLennan, in releasing nominations for the mile and one-eighth classic, reveals that 51 of . the best horses in training are in the lineup of probables. It is difficult to select an early standout from the galaxy of eligibles, but if one is among the nominations it may likely be the Greentree Stables Devil Diver. Other highly regarded nominees include ] the Belair Studs Apache. William Helis Rounders, the Christiana Stables Megogo, Mrs. E. D. Jacobs Stymie, B. F. Listers Eternity, M. Marmorsteins Castleman. R. j Metcalf and Ber-Mar Stables Spangled Game, the Millbrook Stables Alex Barth, Charles Turners Bon Jour, and many ! others. Nine three-year-olds are among and ° nominees, the most prominent being Mre. W. G. Lewis Darby Dieppe, winner of the Derby Trial and third in both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes. Only three fillies are named for the Mas- sachusetts, these being Hal Price Headleys j Letmenow, Louis B. Mayers Whirlabout j and Mrs. Mary Rufis Dense Path. Whirl-j about won last years Yankee Handicap and j likes the Suffolk Downs strip. Complete nominees for the Massachusetts Handicap follow: Horse. Horse. Horse. Alex Barth Forum Rounders Apache Great Rush Roval Nap Bel Reigh Haile Sapuaro Bold Salute Incoming Salto Bon Jour Jakajones Scotch Abbot . Castleman Just John Ship Call I Challamore Kaytee Side Boy Coincidence Letmenow Skytracer Darby Dieppe Megogo Spangled Game I Dense Path New Moon Stronghold j Devil Diver Olympic Zenith Stymie Dinner Party Onecbill Swimmin Hole Easy Chance Ox Blood Thumbs Up Eternity Paperboy Toolmaker First Fiddle Pericles Turbine Fire Broom Professor Let Valdina Craft Float Me Ricks Raft Whirlabout

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