The Triple Crown Project
Career History
~~~ Complete ~~~
NELLIE MORSE
(b.f. 1921, Luke McLuke -- La Venganza x Abercorn (GB))
Classic participant in: 1924

Notes:

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: ~~~ Complete ~~~

Finish Race Name
CHAMPION 3YO FILLY
1stFashion S.
1stPimlico Oaks
1stPREAKNESS STAKES
2ndSpinaway S.
2ndSaratoga Sales S.
2ndRosedale S.
2ndMatron S.
2ndLadies H.
2ndKentucky Oaks
3rdNursery H.
3rdHiawatha H.


1st Dam of: ~complete~

First Dam of:
Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
COUNT MORSEb.c., 1933 (REIGH COUNT) Clark H., Blue and Grey H., Great Western H., Ben Ali H.
NELLIE FLAG
(See 1935)
ch.f., 1932 (AMERICAN FLAG)CHAMPION 2yo Filly, Selima S., Matron S., Kentucky Jockey Club S.


2nd Dam of: ~complete~
Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
MAR-KELL b.f., 1939 (Blenheim II -- NELLIE FLAG x AMERICAN FLAG)CHAMPION Handicap Mare, Spinaway S.,Beldame H., Top Flight H., Cinderella H., Evening H.
NELLIE L. b.f., 1940 (Blenheim II -- NELLIE FLAG x AMERICAN FLAG)Acorn S., Kentucky Oaks; second dam of Kentucky Derby winner BOLD FORBES (see 1976.)
SUNSHINE NELL ch.f., 1948 (SUN AGAIN -- NELLIE FLAG x AMERICAN FLAG)Top Flight H., Barbara Fritchie H., Autumn Day H., Step Lightly H.


3rd Dam of: ~complete~
Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
AMORET b.f., 1952 (BULL LEA -- Mar-Kell x Blenheim II)Black Helen H., Beverly H., Columbiana H.
BLENTIGO b.c., 1948 (Blenheim II -- Ore-The-Lea x BULL LEA)Constitution H.
DE LUXE b.c., 1946 (BULL LEA -- Nellie L. x Blenheim II)Narragansett Special, King Philip H.
DEWAN b.c., 1965 (BOLD RULER -- Sunshine Nell x SUN AGAIN)Brooklyn H., San Antonio H., Westchester H., San Felipe H., Caballero S.; Sire of stakes winners.
FINNEGAN
(See 1959)
ch.c., 1956 (Royal Charger -- Last Wave x BULL LEA)San Felipe H., Los Angeles H., California Derby., Westchester S., Childrens Hospital H., Yerba Buena H.; Sire of stakes winners.
JOVIAL JOVE ch.c., 1953 (OLYMPIA -- Whirling Girl x WHIRLAWAY)Breeders' Futurity, Wilson H., Armed H.
LA BELLE HELENE ch.f., 1957 (Novarullah -- Last Wave x BULL LEA)Mapes Hotel of Reno H.
MARK-YE-WELL b.c., 1949 (BULL LEA -- Mar-Kell x Blenheim II)Santa Anita H., Arlington Classic, American Derby, Santa Anita Maturity, San Antonio H., Lawrence Realization, San Fernando S., San Marcos H., Laurence Armour Memorial H., Stars And Stripes H., Clang H.
PATRICIA L. b.f., 1958 (COUNT FLEET -- Peppy Nell x Sir Gallahad III)Jeanne D'Arc S.
RIDEABOUT ch.c., 1958 (Turn-To -- Whirling Girl x WHIRLAWAY)Paumonok H.
SUNNY b.c., 1960 (Princequillo -- Sunshine Nell x SUN AGAIN)Twin Double S., King Edward Gold Cup H., Mohawk S., Vigil H., Marine S.


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