Hollywood Premiere Draws 18 Nominees: Alhambra, Fleet Nasrullah and Seaneen Named for 0,000 Test, Daily Racing Form, 1959-05-06


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Hollywood Premiere Draws 18 Nominees Alhambra, Fleet Nasrullah and Seaneen Named for 0,000 Test HOLLYWOOD PARK, Inglewood. Calif., May 5. — Eighteen of the nations fastest | horses have been nominated for the 0.-1 000 added Hollywood Premiere Handicap j which highlights the opening day program on Friday at Hollywood Park, racing secretary John Maluvius announced. The roster for the six -furlong stake includes two horses which won their last I starts in 1 :08%, two which have won 00,- 000 races this year, the defending cham-I pion, and two which come off impressive I victories in stakes competition. Fred W. Hoopers Alhambra and Mrs. John Hertz Fleet Nasrullah both were . named. In their last starts, both horses won in 1:08%, Alhambra setting a track record I at Gulfstream Park in winning the Armed j Handicap and Fleet Nasrullah equalling the three-quarters mark at Santa Anita. The Hundred Grand winners named are , Llangollen Farms Royal Living and Poltex j and Roland Bonds Terrang. Royal Living j won the San Juan Capistrano Handicap in his last try, while Terrang who captured the San Bernardino Handicap in his previous outing, earlier won the Santa Anita Handicap. Neil McCarthys Seaneen and Maine Chance Farms Tempest H., both stakes | winners last time out, were named. Seaneen won the six-furlong Peninsula Handicap, while Tempest II. accounted for the San Pasqual Handicap in running his vic- tory skein to three in a row. Mr. and Mrs. Bert Martins The Search - j er, defending champion, was nominated for another try, while C. V. Whitney named j his two crack older mares, Bug Brush, the San Antonio Handicap winner, and Gleam- 1 ing Star. Following are the nominations for the 0,000 added Premiere handicap: Alhambra Aliwar Bug Brush Caronat Coup De Vent Fleet Nasrullah Gleaming Star Gone Fishin How Now Little Moon Royal Clove Royal Living Seaneen Terrang Tyhawk Tempest n. The Searcher Whodunit

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