Triple Crown
of 1949
1948 1950

May 7, 1949 KENTUCKY DERBY1 1/4 miles
Time: 2:04 1/5 track fast$91,600 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stPONDER b.c.Pensive -- Miss Rushin x Blenheim II (GB)16.00
2ndCAPOT br.c. Menow -- Piquet x St. Germans 13.10 (a)
3rdPALESTINIAN ch.c.Sun Again -- Dolly Whisk x Whiskaway 8.30
4th OLD ROCKPORT ch.c.Carrier Pigeon -- Tourterelle x Stimulus 4.90
5th HALT b.c.Haltal -- After All x Dis Donc 14.20
6th OLYMPIA b.c.Heliopolis -- Miss Dolphin x Stimulus 0.80
7th MODEL CADET ch.c.Requested -- Hadepine x Hadagal 66.00
8th DUPLICATOR b.c.Beau Pere -- La Boheme x Jacopo 146.30
9th JOHNS JOY b.c.Bull Dog -- My Auntie x Busy American 15.50
10th KY. COLONEL ch.c.Balladier -- Minstrelette x Royal Minstrel 41.60
11th LEXTOWN b.c.Littletown -- Lady Rosamond x Thundering 97.30 (f)
12th JACKS TOWN b.g. Johnstown -- Sun Gamonia x Sun Briar 90.20
13th WINE LIST b.c.Questionnaire -- Fizz II x Manna 13.10 (a)
DNF SENECAS COIN ch.g. Curious Coin -- Miss Seneca x Byrd 97.30 (f)

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


May 14, 1949 PREAKNESS STAKES1 3/16 miles
Time: 1:56 track fast$79,958 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCAPOT br.c. Menow -- Piquet x St. Germans 2.50
2ndPALESTINIAN ch.c.Sun Again -- Dolly Whisk x Whiskaway 5.20
3rdNOBLE IMPULSE b.c.Bull Dog -- Uvira II x Umidwar (GB)4.20
4th SUN BAHRAM b.c.Bahram -- Suntica x Sun Briar 23.70
5th PONDER b.c.Pensive -- Miss Rushin x Blenheim II (GB)2.20
6th CURANDERO br.c. Brazado -- Ciencia x Cohort 49.70
7th MODEL CADET ch.c.Requested -- Hadepine x Hadagal 46.10
8th OLD ROCKPORT ch.c.Carrier Pigeon -- Tourterelle x Stimulus 11.40
9th TARAN b.c.Bahram -- Trina x Sickle 126.10

MARGINS: head - 3 - nose


June 11, 1949 BELMONT STAKES1 1/2 miles
Time: 2:30 1/5 track fast$60,900 to winner
runner desc pedigree odds
1stCAPOT br.c. Menow -- Piquet x St. Germans 5.60
2ndPONDER b.c.Pensive -- Miss Rushin x Blenheim II (GB)0.80
3rdPALESTINIAN ch.c.Sun Again -- Dolly Whisk x Whiskaway 2.25
4th SUN BAHRAM b.c.Bahram -- Suntica x Sun Briar 23.00
5th HALT b.c.Haltal -- After All x Dis Donc 64.80
6th OLD ROCKPORT ch.c.Carrier Pigeon -- Tourterelle x Stimulus 12.30
7th SAINT NICHOLAS br.c. Psychic Bid -- Santa x St. James 28.10
8th ENGEL MAN ch.c.Ladysman -- Noticing x Transmute 196.50

MARGINS: 1/2 - 1/2 - 12


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