Triple Feature Program At Delaware Park Today: Galactic Goes in Spring Maiden Steeplechase in Principal Event, Daily Racing Form, 1945-06-22


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Triple Feature Program At Delaware Park Today Galactic Goes in Spring Maiden Steeplechase in Principal Event STANTON. Del., June 21.— A triple feature program headed by the Spring Maiden Steeplechase Handicap, will be offered tomorrow by Delaware Park and well-matched fields are listed for all three of the headline attractions. Mrs. E. duPont Weirs Galactic, who scored not long ago in Belmont Parks division of this race, will be highweight in the local running, under 156 pounds and there is every indication that he will be a short-priced favorite, particularly since he is Delaware-owned. Opposing him will be Vera Braggs Copper Beech. Brook E. Parkers vSander, Lt. Comdr. Bayard Sharps Lieut. Well and Lord Hairan. Mrs. E. A. Whitneys Stunt Man and Brookmeade Stables Fleettown. While there will be interest in Galactic s showing, since he has performed both over the jumps and on the flat this season, there also will be attention centered on Fleettown, for the Brookmeade colorbearer will be making his initial start in the cen-terfield division of sport. War Relief Purse No. 4, over the mile and 70 yards distance, will serve as secondary attraction and eight performers are listed I to match strides in this event, in which the successful owner has the privilege of naming the War Relief agencies which will receive 0,000 contributed by Delaware Park. Bobanet Stables Alfios. Margaret Mc- Callums Reztips and Christiana Stables High Command shape up as the stoutest of the contenders in the War Relief number and the rest of the field will include Fair Ann, Lost and Found, Be Calm. Cush- I lamacree and Art Brown. Distance runners will meet in the fourth Of a series of Montchannin Handicaps, this one at a mile and a quarter. Jacob L. Friedmans Milcare. winner of her last previous start, is top weight under 122 pounds while Mrs. Helen Werners Opening Bid. three-time victor at the meeting, is under 120. This pair along with Charles Turners Red Cin and Anthony Massimianos Mugs Game appear to be the top contenders, with Valdivia, Blue Sash, Midnight Ride and Question Miss rounding out the handicap group.

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