Gnu Sprints to Repeat Garden State Park Win: Takes Collingswood Purse Over Tidehead in Front-Running Style, Daily Racing Form, 1952-05-10


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Gnu Sprints to Repeat Garden State Park Win WinTakes Takes Collingswood Purse Over Tidehead in FrontRunning Style StyleGARDEN GARDEN STATE PARK Camden N J May 9 A crowd of 14965 patrons attended Garden State Park under perfect weather conditions and they found their choices running fairly well to form with Carolyn K Stables Gnu providing them enjoyment and profit by handily accounting for the Collihgswood Purse The sometimes erratic Brookmeade Stable castoff was making it his second in a row at this track front running the six furlongs in 111 to regis ¬ ter by two and a half lengths over H Liepes Tidehead KayGee Stables veteran Alexis was third another two lengths to the rear rearJockey Jockey Robert Permane who has been riding in his best form at this meeting was astride Gnu The winner a sixyearold gelded son of Okapi paid 740 740On On the other side of the ledger was Jay Gee Farms By Jupiter who easily out ¬ distanced his rivals in the preceding race to post a mutuel of 3000 It was only the second start in By Jupiters career his only previous education being here Jast week when he broke badly and finished far back George Hettingenhad no difficulty getting the threeyearold Bold Irishman gelding away today and he drew out by five lengths to score in 112 Harborvale Stables nearly white son of Mahmoud Arab Knight continues to race greenly but he closed im ¬ pressively to finish second with Mrs W E Fitts Kings Quest a close third

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