Carroll Handicap Brings Out Sextet at Pimlico: In the Pink, Itsabet, Red Stamp Compete in Filly-Mare Fixture, Daily Racing Form, 1948-05-05


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CarrolL Handicap Brings Out Sextet at Pimlico PimlicoIn In the Pink Itsabet Red Stamp Compete in FillyMare Fixture FixturePIMLICO PIMLICO Baltimore Md May 4 Fillies and mares iribYe into the spotlight at this course tomorrow with the tenth running of the 7500 Carroll Handicap and a half dozen members of the fair sex have been named overnight to match their speed at the six furlongs distance distanceHighweights Highweights in the field under 122 pounds is Calumet Farms Bull Lea Early Autumn fouryearold In the Pink Just below that one comes Mrs M E Whitneys Bed Stamp with 120 pounds as her pack ¬ age pther entrants with their weight as ¬ signments are Brookfield Farms Itsabet 118 B F Christmas Red Herring and S H Rogers Ginargie 110 each and Mrs Janon Fishers Gloriana 106 pounds poundsIn In the Pink has ahyays been a rather lightly campaigned miss but her record leaves little to be desired Winner of four of her sevenstarts during 1947 the Calu ¬ met lassie has beenjpostward only twice I this season and on each occasion made a visit to the winners circle In her lone Maryland outing In the Pink was ari im ¬ pressive sprint winner at Havre de Grace in lliys Hedley Woodhouse who has enjoyed remarkable success astrida the Calumet representatives here this spring will have the mount again tomorrow tomorrowEntering Entering tomorrows Carroll with a skein of four consecutive victories is Itsabet a threeyearold daughter of Heliopolis and andContinued Continued on Page ThirtyNine Carroll Handicap Brings Out Sextet at Pimlico PimlicoIn In the Pink Itsabet Red Stamp Compere in FillyMare Fixfure FixfureContinue Continue from Page One OneJay Jay Jean who seems to be ojie of theiswtft e st fillies of her age to show this season While she only won two races last year Itsabet was capable to beat colts In the rich Garden State Stakes at the New Jer ¬ sey course courseCampaigned Campaigned in California last winter Itsabet earned a portion of the purse in each of her engagements concluding the West Coast campaign with a pair of vic ¬ tories the last of which saw her reel off six furlongs in 110 In two eastern en ¬ gagements Itsabet has beaten the best sprinters in the country in winning the Colonial Handicap at Garden State and Prioress Stakes at Jamaica Donald Padgett who rode her in the Garden State last year is the likely rider in tomorrows Carroll CarrollFourth Fourth to Itsabet in her Colonial sortie was Red Herring a daughter of Pilate and Fooled who was making her first start of the year With that race under her girth plus a fourpound pull in the weights Red Herring could prove a worthy competitor competitorRed Red Stamp has won two out of three races this season and was second in fler other engagement a record which certainly argues well for her possibilities The five yearold is by Bimelech from Mrs Whit ¬ neys good broodmare Peggy Porter PorterShould Should Itsabet be successful in the Car ¬ roll as she is quite likely to be trainer D W Kerns will stretch out the filly to fulfill her engagements in the mile and a six ¬ teenth Pimlico Oaks to be renewed May 18

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