Trainer Ron Ellis and jockey Jose Valdivia, who might shoot for the
biggest stake of the summer here, the Pacific Classic with Hollywood
Gold Cup winner Rail Trip, combined to win one of the lesser ones
yesterday, the California Dreamin' Handicap.
Dewey's Special covered 1 1/16 miles on turf in 1:40.85
under Valdivia for Ellis and produced a three-quarter-length victory
over Nitro Active in the ungraded, $100,000 event restricted to