Triple Crown
of 1941
1940 1942

May 3, 1941 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:01 2/5 (NTR) track fast$61,275 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stWHIRLAWAY ch.c.Blenheim II (GB) -- Dustwhirl x Sweep 2.90
2ndSTARETOR ch.g. Messenger -- Fair Star x Wrack (GB)36.00
3rdMARKET WISE b.c.Broker's Tip -- On Hand x On Watch 19.10
4th PORTER'S CAP ch.c.The Porter -- The Blonde x Mad Hatter 3.30
5th LITTLE BEANS b.c.Mirafel -- Florhi x Playfellow 12.10
6th DISPOSE b.c.Discovery -- Swiftply x Swift and Sure 7.20
7th BLUE PAIR b.c.Pairbypair -- Eva B. x Blue Pete 20.60
8th OUR BOOTS b.c.Bull Dog -- Maid of Arches x Warden of the Marches 3.90
9th ROBERT MORRIS b.c.Jacopo -- Arch Queen x Archaic 13.90
10th VALDINA PAUL bk.c. Sortie -- Belle Weidel x Paul Weidel 24.30 (f)
11th SWAIN gr.c. Ladysman -- Doubtful Hours x Blondin 24.30 (f)

MARGINS: 8 - neck - 2
NOTE - Time is a New Track Record.


May 10, 1941 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:58 4/5 track good$49,365 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stWHIRLAWAY ch.c.Blenheim II (GB) -- Dustwhirl x Sweep 1.15
2ndKING COLE b.c.Pharamond II -- Golden Melody x Mont d'Or II 25.75
3rdOUR BOOTS b.c.Bull Dog -- Maid of Arches x Warden of the Marches 3.85
4th PORTER'S CAP ch.c.The Porter -- The Blonde x Mad Hatter 5.40
5th KANSAS b.c.Sun Briar -- Galomar x Sir Gallahad III 45.10
6th DISPOSE b.c.Discovery -- Swiftply x Swift and Sure 13.60
7th CURIOUS COIN ch.c.Brandon Mint -- Curiosity Box x MacKenzie II 15.55
8th OCEAN BLUE br.g. Blue Larkspur -- Anchors Ahead x Man o' War 8.65

MARGINS: 5 1/2 - 2 - neck


June 7, 1941 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:31 track fast$39,770 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stWHIRLAWAY ch.c.Blenheim II (GB) -- Dustwhirl x Sweep 0.25
2ndROBERT MORRIS b.c.Jacopo -- Arch Queen x Archaic 4.30
3rdYANKEE CHANCE b.g. Peace Chance -- Yankee Maid x Peter Pan 36.05
4th ITABO ch.c.Bold Venture -- Snowflake x Mad Hatter 7.70

MARGINS: 2 1/2 - 5 - 5


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