Triple Crown
of 1944
1943 1945

May 6, 1944 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:04 1/5 track good$64,675 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stPENSIVE ch.c.Hyperion (GB) -- Penicuik II (GB) x Buchan (GB)7.10
2ndBROADCLOTH bk.c. Good Goods -- Anacreon x Chance Shot 7.40
3rdSTIR UP ch.g. Stimulus -- Lady Minnie x Sir Gallahad III 1.40
4th SHUT UP br.g. Menow -- Dolette x St. Germans 7.70 (f)
5th BRIEF SIGH gr.c. Brevity -- Forsythia II x Stefan the Great 7.70 (f)
6th GAY BIT b.g. Gay Monarch -- Long Bit x Ladkin 25.80
7th BELL-BUZZER b.c.Bel Aethel -- Buzzcat x Catalan 7.70 (f)
8th GRAMPS IMAGE ch.c.War Hero -- Treasure Key x Master Charlie 20.00
9th SKYTRACER b.c.Flares -- Borgia II x Bosworth 8.40
10th CHALLENGE ME br.c. Challenger II -- Cash Book x Bull Dog 8.90
11th ALORTER b.c.The Porter -- Sun Bijur x Sun Briar 19.50
12th COMENOW ch.g. Menow -- Curiousity Shop x Fair Play 7.70 (f)
13th VALLEY FLARES b.c.Flares -- Sceptical (GB) x Buchan (GB)7.70 (f)
14th DIAVOLAW b.c.Diavolo -- Lawler x Chicle 7.70 (f)
15th ROCKWOOD BOY b.c.Agrarian -- Tily Kate x Draymont 7.70 (f)
16th AMERICAN EAGLE b.c.Crack Brigade -- Mad Kiss x Mad Hatter 7.70 (f)

MARGINS: 4 1/2 - 1 - head


May 13, 1944 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:59 1/5 track fast$60,075 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stPENSIVE ch.c.Hyperion (GB) -- Penicuik II (GB) x Buchan (GB)1.65
2ndPLATTER ch.c.Pilate -- Let's Dine x Jack High 3.05
3rdSTIR UP ch.g. Stimulus -- Lady Minnie x Sir Gallahad III 2.35
4th GRAMPS IMAGE ch.c.War Hero -- Treasure Key x Master Charlie 15.90
5th GAY BIT b.g. Gay Monarch -- Long Bit x Ladkin 14.80
6th STYMIE ch.c.Equestrian -- Stop Watch x On Watch 23.30
7th ALORTER b.c.The Porter -- Sun Bijur x Sun Briar 30.50

MARGINS: 3/4 - 2 - 4 1/2


June 3, 1944 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:32 1/5 track fast$55,000 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stBOUNDING HOME br.c. Espino -- Marching Home x John P. Grier 16.35
2ndPENSIVE ch.c.Hyperion (GB) -- Penicuik II (GB) x Buchan (GB)0.50
3rdBULL DANDY br.c. Bull Lea -- Dandy One x Whichone 118.70
4th WHO GOES THERE b.c.Challenger II -- After Dark x Pompey 1.90 (a)
5th PLATTER ch.c.Pilate -- Let's Dine x Jack High 1.90 (a)
6th FREE LANCE b.c.Sir Gallahad III -- Nile Maiden x Friar 76.55
7th BOY KNIGHT b.c.Sir Gallahad III -- Heloise x Friar Rock 22.05

MARGINS: 1/2 - 8 - 4


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