Record Week-Day Handle, Daily Racing Form, 1944-06-09


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Record WeekDay Handle HandleSTANTON STANTON Del June 8 All records for weekend handles were broken here on Wednesday when the crowd of 9782 sent 804703 through the mutuel windows This mark not only exceeded the previous week ¬ day high but was more than was wagered on Memorial Day of 1942 On the cor ¬ responding day of 1942 the handle was only 449713 thus indicating the manner in which the turf fans of Maryland Dela ¬ ware and Pennsylvania have welcomed the sport back to this popular Wilmington course

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