Assign Iron Liege Top Impost of 126: Weighted One Pound Above Promised Land at Jamaica for 0,000 Grey Lag Cap, Daily Racing Form, 1958-05-06


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♦ 1 ! — Assign Iron Liege* Top Impost of 126 Weighted One Pound Above Promised Land at Jamaica For 0,000 Grey Lag Cap By BOB IIORW.OOD • JAMAICA, L/l., N. Y.r May 5.— Calumet Farms Iron Liege, a doubtful starter, has been- assigned the top impost of. 126 pounds for Saturdays 0,000 Grey tag Handicap. at lYa miles. .Mrs. Ethel D. Jacobs Promised Land, who is next in the weights with 125, is the. probable starting topweight in the week-end. fixture.. Happy Hill Farms Kingmaker, who. won the intake a year ago and also won the. recent Excelsior Cap here, has been given .123 pounds, two less jthan he carried in the Excelsior, C. T. Chenerys Third. Brother drops fpur pounds from, [the package tie carried, into second place in the Excelsior to carry 120 and is a probable starter. Alfred G. "Vanderbilts venerable Find, who tired as though in need of the race" at the end of the Excelsior, has been as-1 signed 119. pounds, the same burden «iven Mrs.. Wallace Gilroys Oh Johnny. Edward Seinfelds Admjral Vee .and Mrs. Adele L. Rands Clem, who have disappointed in recent races, have been given 118 pounds each, one more, than Brookmeade Stables Oligarchy, winner of the Widener and [Laurel handicaps. Fourth in Valley Forge I Iron Liege finished fourth in last Satur- • [days Valley Forge Handicap at Garden State Park, beaten a little more than a length for all the money and cant- be counted out of the Grey Lag, though he would seem to be facing sterner opposition under the. same burden. Clem finished a length in front pf. Iron Liege and a heck. and a, nose behind. Sharpsburg and Tick Tock. This race was a vast" improvement over" Clems local races and may indicate that he disliked Jamaica. • The others of the hlghweights in the Grey Lag are all expected to go postward Other likely candidates include Mrs. J. R. H. Thourons Ben Lomond. 115; Mrs. Jacobs* Paper Tiger. 115; Jack W. Schiffers General Arthur, 110: King Ranchs Beam Rider, 108; Ogden Phipps* Bureaucracy, 107, and JVIrs. Jan Burkes Field of Honor, 107 pounds. Complete weights follow: Horse. Wt. Horse. Wt Iron Liege 126 Tick Tock 115 Promised Land 125 General Atrhur 110 Kingmaker 123 Master Boing 110 Third Brother 120 Beam Rider 108 Find 119 Ambehaving 107 Oh Johnny 119 Bureaucracy 107 Admiral Vee 118 Busher Fantasy 107 Clem 118 Field of Honor 107 Oligarchy 117 Nip and Tuck 107 Tenacious 116 RoscoeManey 107 Ben Lomond 115 Pylades 106 One-Eyed.King 115 CasoalFriend 98 Paper Tiger 115

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