The Triple Crown Project
Career History
(race data complete)
ARTS AND LETTERS
(ch.c. 1966, Ribot -- All Beautiful x Battlefield )
Classic participant in: 1969

Notes: Sire of 29 stakes winners. Broodmare sire of 57 stakes winners.

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: (race data complete)

Finish Race Name
CHAMPION 3YO COLT
CHAMPION HORSE OF THE YEAR (at 3)
CHAMPION HANDICAP MALE (at 3)
1stBELMONT STAKES
1stBlue Grass S.
1stGrey Lag H.
1stWoodward S.
1stTravers S.
1stMetropolitan H.
1stJockey Club Gold Cup
1stJim Dandy S.
1stEverglades S.
2ndFlorida Derby
2ndFlamingo S.
2ndKENTUCKY DERBY
2ndPREAKNESS STAKES
2ndFountain of Youth S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
CAMARADOf., 1975 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Ogirema x AmerigoMonrovia H., Little Silver H., Shrewsbury H., Mary Todd Lincoln H., Lily Langtry H.
CODEXch.c., 1997 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Roundup Rose x Minnesota MacPreakness S.; Sire of stakes winners.
CROQUISb.f., 1976 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Unity Hall x CyaneBusher H.
CUT CLASSf., 1972 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Nanticious x NantallahOak Leaf S.
ILLITERATEb.f., 1972 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Laurel Mae x Crafty AdmiralInterborough H., Affectionately H.
KOENNECKERb.c., 1992 ARTS AND LETTERS -- High Heeled Honey x GOLD STAGEBahamas S., Don Leon Breeders' Cup S.
LETTERS OF TRUTHch.g., 1991 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Twist The Truth x TORSIONHenry
NEW DISCOVERY
(See 1982)
b.c., 1979 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Synphonos x Le FabuleuxClassic participant, non stakes winner.
PROFESSOR RABBITb.c., 1988 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Bite The Dust x Dr. FagerHeresy Breeders' Cup S.
READJUSTc., 1974 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Allie's Seranade x Royal SerenadeIn UK: Anglesey S.
SECRET SCHEMEc., 1978 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Be Suspicious x PORTERHOUSESpartacus H.
TIME AND LIFEf., 1973 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Colonia x CockrullahIn Italy: Premio Lydia Tesio, Premio Legnano, Premio Mario Perretti
TONZARUNbr.c., 1978 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Passakiss x BuckpasserPan American H.
TRACK REWARD
(See 1978)
ch.c., 1975 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Squawker x BOLD LADClassic participant, stakes placed.
WAR OF WORDSb.c., 1977 ARTS AND LETTERS -- Drumtop x ROUND TABLECascade S.; Sire of stakes winners.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ALPHABET SOUPgr.c., 1991 Cozzene -- Illiterate x ARTS AND LETTERSBreeders' Cup Classic, San Pasqual H., San Antonio H., Pat o'Brien H., Del Mar Budweiser Breeders' Cup H., Native Diver H., Harry F. Brubaker H.; Sire of stakes winners.
ARTFUL GIRLch.f., 1979 Big Burn -- Artful Queen x ARTS AND LETTERSMisty Bryn S., What A Summer H.
BACHELOR BEAU
(See 1986)
ch.g., 1983 Raised Socially -- Matriculation x ARTS AND LETTERSBlue Grass S.
BINBA STAR (TUR)c., 1990 Eastern Star (Tur) -- La Bimba x ARTS AND LETTERSIn Turkey: International Bosphorus Cup, Queen Elizabeth II Cup
BOBBY BURNSch.g., 1982 Roberto -- Weatherwise x ARTS AND LETTERSNew York Turf Writers H.
CLASSIC ACCOUNTch.c., 1985 Private Account -- Seven Arts x ARTS AND LETTERSWeek o Fame Fortune H., Ben Ali H., Capital Holding Twin Spires H.; Sire of stakes winners.
DEFENSE WITNESSc., 1991 SKIP TRIAL -- Phi Theta Kappa x ARTS AND LETTERSJuvenile S., Best of Ohio Juvenile S., Governor's Buckeye Cup H., Governor's Buckeye Cup S., City H., Hoover S.
FORMERLY DIABLOb.c., 1997 Diablo -- Erstwhile x ARTS AND LETTERSIn Mexico: Clasico Jose Celso Barbosa
FROG PRINCESSf., 1985 SENSITIVE PRINCE -- Greenaway x ARTS AND LETTERSLady Slipper S.
FULBRIGHT SCHOLARf., 1985 Cox's Ridge -- Matriculation x ARTS AND LETTERSBusher H.
GOLD ALERTch.c., 1983 Mr. Prospector -- Croquis x ARTS AND LETTERSEclipse H., Dominion Day H.; Sire of stakes winners.
HOOLIEch.c., 1992 Criminal Type -- Sunshine Always x ARTS AND LETTERSDwyer S.
ITS ACEDEMICc., 1984 Sauce Boat -- After School x ARTS AND LETTERSStuyvesant H., Stymie H. (twice), Assault H., Queens County H.
JOVIAL PEACHgr.f., 1986 Northern Jove -- Artful Queen x ARTS AND LETTERSSalem County S.
LITERARY ARTc., 1979 SEA SONGSTER -- Literary Bird x ARTS AND LETTERSRedoubt S.
LYKATILL HILb.g., 1990 Pilgrim -- Seven Arts x ARTS AND LETTERSBlooming Hills S., Cardiff Stud Farm S., California Juvenile S., Sausalito S., Carver Farm H., Del Mar Budweiser Breeders Cup H., Windy Sands H., Point Reyes H., William P. Kyne H.
MANNY'S PROSPECTg., 1990 Northern Prospect -- The Four Arts x ARTS AND LETTERSLa Jolla H.
PARTY SCHOOLc., 1978 Ward McAllister -- Matriculation x ARTS AND LETTERSKentucky S.
RUBEN'S ARTc., 1980 RUBE THE GREAT -- Word of Art x ARTS AND LETTERSHawthorne Juvenile S.
SALTY NOTEc., 1995 Salt Lake -- A Letter From Mary x ARTS AND LETTERSSt. Brendan S., John B. Campbell H.
SISTER RIDGEf., 1987 Riley Ridge -- Cilicia x ARTS AND LETTERSDessie Sawyer Futurity
STAGE DOOR KEY
(See 1981)
ch.c., 1978 STAGE DOOR JOHNNY -- Key to the Heart x ARTS AND LETTERSClassic participant - stakes placed.


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