Officials for Delaware Meet Are Announced: Flanagan, Brown and Harron To Serve in Stewards Stand, Daily Racing Form, 1948-05-28


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Officials for Delaware MeetAre Announced AnnouncedFlanagan Flanagan Brown and Harron To Serve in Stewards1 Stand DELAWARE PARK Stanton Del May 27 A veteran corps of racing officials again will be in action for the Delaware Park meeting beginning May 29 Joseph F Flanagan will represent the Delaware Racing Commission George Brown Jr The Jockey Club and Wililam L Harron the Delaware Steeplechase and Race Asso ¬ ciation ciationHeading Heading the racing department will be J G Gil Haus who will have as assist ¬ ants John Turner Jr and Sidney S Brown Haus and his racing department tcrew are this season dealing with a record number of horses for trie 30day meeting meetingThis This will be the fifth season for Flana ¬ gan who is also a steward for the Mary ¬ land Racing Commission and president of the Maryland Horse Breeders Association A topnotch amateur rider Flanagan rode in the Maryland Hunt Cup several times As a breeder he produced such jumpers as Elkridge twice winner of Delaware Parks Indian River Steeplechase Chesapeake and Bath BathHarron Harron has been Maryland State steward for years He hails from Solomons Island Md and is known as a student of racing law He serves in the capacity of steward in several other leading tracks in addition to Delaware Park arid Pimlico PimlicoThis This is jthe llth year for Brown at Dela ¬ ware Park Like Flanagan he once at ¬ tained fame as a steeplechase rider Living at Brooklandvilee Md he maintains an extensive breeding farm farmThe The other Delaware Park officials are a follows Placing judges Sidney S Brown Edward Dennisori and James P Ross Jr Starter George R Palmer Clerk of scales James Picarillo Patrol Judges Henry Erickson Allan W Lavin G Farrell and William Doyle Paddock Judge William Jennings Assistant Paddock Judge Tom A H Smith Timer Richard A Johnson Track veterinarian Dr David W Cris

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