Triple Crown
of 1916
1915 1917

May 13, 1916 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:04 track fast$9,750 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stGEORGE SMITH bk.c. Out of Reach (GB) -- Consuelo II (GB) x Bradwardine (GB)4.15
2ndSTAR HAWK (GB) b.c.Sunstar (GB) -- Sweet Finch x Goldfinch (GB)4.45 (b)
3rdFRANKLIN b.g. Jim Gaffney -- Gliding By x Argyle 6.45 (c)
4th DODGE b.c.Jim Gaffney -- Flora Willoughby x Florist (GB)6.45 (c)
5th THUNDERER ch.c.Broomstick -- Jersey Lightning x Hamburg 1.05 (a) (fav)
6th THE COCK ch.c.Poussin (GB) -- Sister to Wise Tom (GB) x Volodyovski (GB)4.45 (b)
7th DOMINANT br.c. Delhi -- Dominoes x Domino 1.05 (a) (fav)
8th KINNEY b.c.Dick Welles -- Lady Strathmore x Strathmore 32.55
9th LENA MISHA ch.c.King James -- Gatien Belle x St. Gatien (GB)35.30

MARGINS: neck - 3 - 1/2


May 16, 1916 PREAKNESS STAKES1 1/8 miles
Time: 1:54 4/5 track fast$1,380 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stDAMROSCH b.c.Rock Sand (GB) -- Dissembler x Hanover 6.45
2ndGREENWOOD br.c. Marathon -- Presentation x Brutus 6.95
3rdACHIEVEMENT ch.c.Hastings -- Achieve x Watercress (GB)9.65
4th EDDIE HENRY ch.c.Cunard -- Melton Mowbray (GB) x Melton (GB)9.80
5th COL. GUTELIUS br.c. Mint -- Maggie Campbell x Bowling Green 23.00
6th ED BOND b.g. Mint -- La Dotta x Bowling Green 29.35
7th PHIL UNGAR b.c.Contestor -- Miss Manners x Longflight 9.65
8th CURRAGHALEEN b.c.Ormondale -- Ophirdale x Ben Holladay 13.90
9th KING NEPTUNE br.c. Sea King (GB) -- Toots x Top Gallant (GB)1.65 (fav)

MARGINS: 1 1/2 - 4 - 1 1/2


June 10, 1916 BELMONT STAKES1 3/8 miles
Time: 2:22 track muddy$4,100 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stFRIAR ROCK ch.c.Rock Sand (GB) -- Fairy Gold (GB) x Bend Or (GB)2.50
2ndSPUR b.c.King James -- Auntie Mum (GB) x Melton (GB)1.00 (fav)
3rdCHURCHILL br.c. Sweep -- Lamp Girl x Lamplighter 6.00
4th CHICLE (FR) b.c.Spearmint (GB) -- Lady Hamburg II x Hamburg 8.00

MARGINS: 3 - 3 - 20


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