Shamrock Given 118 Pounds for Forest City Handicap, Daily Racing Form, 1954-06-08


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Shamrock Given IIS Pounds For Forest City Handicap THISTLEDOWN, Warrensville, Ohio, June 7. The Forest City Handicap featured attraction here on Wednesday afternoon has attracted a nomination list of 10 horses. Racing secretary-handicapper Fred Burton has assigned top weight in the mile and one-sixteenth feature to the Leslie Jane Stables Shamrock, who will carry 118 pounds if started. Shamrock finished a strong third in last Saturdays featured Discovery Handicap which was at five and one-half furlongs. Blue Shore, who will be starting for the first time at this meeting, has been weighted at 116 and is followed by Little Imp at 115 pounds and the stakes winner Mr. Skip at 114. Another stakes winner in this field is Smith and Steeles Mestiza, who gets in with 112 pounds and won here on Saturday going "six panels in allowance company. The weights follow: Horse. Wt. Horse. Wt. Shamrock 118 Best Air 112 Blue Shore 116 Mestiza 112 Little Imp 115 Harlem Square 110 Mr. Skip 114 Piparoo 106 Heiress 113 Two By Sea 100

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