Sky Maid Tries for Third Straight Win: Goes in Lincolns Feature Race Today; Milani Campaigner Facing Tough Rivals in Cullerton, Albemarle, Torch of Iran, Daily Racing Form, 1953-06-12


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Sky Maid Tries for Third Straight Win Goes in Lincolns Feature RaceToday RaceTodayMilan Milan Campaigner Facing Tough Rivals in Cullerton Albemarle Torch of Iran IranHAWTHORNE HAWTHORNE Cicero 111 June 11 Sky Maid fouryearold bay filly owned by Mrs Martha J Milani of Waukegan 111 and winner of her last two starts at this meeting will try for three in a row in a race named in honor of the Greater Chi ¬ cago Hotel Association whose members plan to enjoy a day at the races here at Hawthorne tomorrow tomorrowThe The daughter of Skytracer Maidwell by High Time will be racing for the first tim in the name of Mrs Milani although the filly previously ran for the Flying M Sta ¬ ble of Mrs Milanis husband Dean J Mi ¬ lani Sky Maid is trained by the interna ¬ tional polo star Del Carroll who has had considerable success as a trainer for Locust Lawn Farm and other owners the past three years yearsSky Sky Maid won her first race of the year when she scored a fourlength victory at I this Lincoln Fields meeting on May 28 beating Miss Revoked Cutting Edge Mc Grathiana and others She came back on June 1 to win again this time at the direct expense of Fine Fiddle Sky Maid went to the front at once led the entire six fur ¬ longs and won by threequarters of a length She won three races last year so a victory tomorrow would equal her 1952 rec ¬ ord in the number of wins winsAmong Among Sky Maids opponents tomorrow will be B W Landys Cullerton and W H Bishops Albemarle both of which won at this meeting Cullerton won his first vic ¬ tory in eight starts this season when he beat Buy Why Isomur Fleet Factor and others here on June 6 Albemarle hung up his number in the winners slot for the fourth time this year when he won on May 25 at this meeting making the pace and winning by one length from Screemin Jack In his next start on June 4 the Bishop horse finished sixth to Recline in the Hins dale Purse PurseOther Other prospective starters include the Frenchbred Torch of Iran and the Chil ¬ eanbred Pirro Torch of Iran who is by Tehran sire of the British champion Tul yar has raced successfully since his im ¬ portation to America winning four races last year He has started only three times this year all at the current Lincoln Fields meeting In the first of these he finished third to Albemarle on May 25 Four days later he was fifth behind Royal Mustang Then on June 5 he was unplaced behind Sun David Ruhe and Futuramatic Now owned by T G Benson the Frenchbred horse was claimed from Charles F Henrys Emerald Isle Hotel Stable for 10000 on the occasion of his first start here herePirro Pirro a fiveyearold horse from Chile is owned by Dave Papers Buddah Stable of St Paul Minn In five starts in this coun ¬ try he finished second once He was pur ¬ chased by his present owner at Louisville recently Mrs Sader Smiths Our Beauty is another starter for the Hotel Association Purse

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